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LOT 819

Lot 819

Collector’s Group of Three Watercolours

Collector’s Group of Three Watercolours
Lot 819 Details
Collector’s Group of Three Watercolours

R. or P. Whittock Nicholl (18th/19th Century), British
THE ROMAN FORUM, CIRCA 1835
Watercolour on paper; unsigned, inscribed “R. or P. Whittock Nicoll”(sic) in pencil in a later hand verso and to gallery label verso, also titled and dated “circa 1835” to gallery label verso

Together with:

Henry Eddowes Keene (1824-1909), British
ANTWERP MARKET, CIRCA 1895
Watercolour, pen and brown ink on paper.

Together with:

David Norreys (19TH CENTURY), British
FROM CLEY TO BLAKENEY, BEFORE 1925
Watercolour and pencil; signed indistinctly lower right, titled lower left
Sheet 4 x 5.75 in — 9.9 x 14.5 cm; 3.75 x 6.5 in — 9.5 x 16.5 cm; 8.5 x 13.75 in — 21.6 x 34.9 cm

Estimate $450-$700

Realised: $276
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  • Collector’s Group of Three Watercolours
  • Collector’s Group of Three Watercolours
  • Collector’s Group of Three Watercolours
Provenance:

Whittock Nicholl;
William Drummond, Covent Garden Gallery Limited, London, UK;
From whom purchased by the Private Collection, Hamilton, Ontario in 1978

Keene:
Stanhope Shelton Limited, Suffolk, UK;
Gifted to the Private Collection, Hamilton, Ontario in 1980

Norreys:
Private Collection, Hamilton, Ontario from their grandparents found in the house they purchased in 1925

Literature:

Whittock Nicholl:
Published catalogue for Summer Exhibition 1978 above, Cat. No. 100

Exhibited:

Whittock Nicholl:
Summer Exhibition 1978, Covent Garden Gallery Limited, London, Cat. No. 100, to gallery label verso

Note:

Norreys:
The scene depicts Cley Marshes with St. Margaret’s Church on the right with Blakeney Church in the distance on the left (Norfolk, England)

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