British Works of Art Online Auction

November 10, 2016

LOT 116
Attributed to Sir William Beechey (1753-1839)
  • Attributed to Sir William Beechey (1753-1839)
  • Attributed to Sir William Beechey (1753-1839)
  • Attributed to Sir William Beechey (1753-1839)

116

Attributed to Sir William Beechey (1753-1839), British

PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, SAID TO BE DR. LONG

Oil on canvas; given to the artist and the sitter identified as “Dr. Long” to the nameplate, and to the Bourlet label inscribed in pen and ink “Wm Beechy RA”, Ref. No. 9815
22" x 18" — 55.9 x 45.7 cm.

Estimate $700-$900

Realised: $600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

James Bourlet & Sons Ltd, London, UK, Inventory No. 9815;
Frederick W. Thom Ltd., Toronto;
Private Collection, Toronto