International Art Auction

June 20, 2016

LOT 15

Lot 15

Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)

Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)
Lot 15 Details
Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835), British


Oil on canvas; signed and dated 1800 lower right, titled to gallery label verso
34.5" x 40" — 87.6 x 101.6 cm.

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $8,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)
  • Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)
  • Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)
  • Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)
  • Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)
  • Benjamin Marshall (1767-1835)

With Lang & Co. Carvers & Gilders, Hyde, London, UK;
Collection of Sir Walter Gilbey, Bar until 1910;
The Tresham Gilbey Collection until 1947;
Frost and Reed, London, UK, Registration No. 6395 stating the Gilbey and Tresham Gallery provenance cited above;
Private Collection, Canada


A faded partial handwritten label to the top stretcher inscribed indistinctly: “Mr. Bolton?... practice as a Solicitor at Newmarket? ... and was brother-in law to James Robinson the Jockey” verso.

James Robinson (1794-1873) was a British Jockey. In his riding career, which lasted until 1852, he rode the winners of 24 British Classic Races.


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LOT 15

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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