International Art Auction

June 13, 2017

LOT 10

Lot 10

Colin Gillespie Mitchell (1870-1938)

Colin Gillespie Mitchell (1870-1938)
Lot 10 Details
Colin Gillespie Mitchell (1870-1938), Scottish


Oil on canvas; signed lower left
30" x 50" — 76.2 x 127 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $1,152
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Colin Gillespie Mitchell (1870-1938)
  • Colin Gillespie Mitchell (1870-1938)
  • Colin Gillespie Mitchell (1870-1938)

Robert MacIndoe, Glasgow;
With William Haines, Toronto


Colin Gillespie Mitchell trained at the Glasgow School of Art and exhibited at the RSA and RGI. He was the Hon. Secretary of the Glasgow Art Club and portrayed scenes on the Tweed and the Clyde. In the 1930s, he spent some time in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. This panormic view is contained in the original elaborate Scottish frame carrying the label of MacIndoe’s gallery in Glasgow, where the artist died.


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LOT 10

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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