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LOT 847

Lot 847

Henry John Boddington (1811-1865)

Henry John Boddington (1811-1865)
Lot 847 Details
Henry John Boddington (1811-1865), British

A WELSH LANE - A BRIGHT DAY, 1853

Oil on canvas; signed and dated 1853 lower right, signed at “1 Marburg Cottages, Hammersmith”, titled and numbered “No. 7” to artist handwritten label in sepia pen and ink to the stretcher, the stretcher incised with initials “P.G.”
20 x 30 in — 50.8 x 76.2 cm

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $1,440
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Henry John Boddington (1811-1865)
  • Henry John Boddington (1811-1865)
  • Henry John Boddington (1811-1865)
Provenance:

The Cooling Galleries, London & Toronto label verso;
With Frederick Thom Gallery, Toronto for cleaning in January 1989 label verso

Literature:

See Jan Reynolds’ “The Williams Family of Painters”, pgs. 20 and 75 (the lot cited and with further ref. cited: “Art Journal, p. 135”)

Exhibited:

The Royal Society of British Artists, 1853, Cat. No. 167

Note:

From 1849-1854, Boddington lived at 1 Marburg Cottages, London, the place inscribed to his label verso.

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