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November 2025, 2021
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LOT 94

Lot 94

Hugh Cameron (1835–1918)

Hugh Cameron (1835–1918)
Lot 94 Details
Hugh Cameron (1835–1918), Scottish


Oil on canvas; signed and dated lower right, inscribed "Finished sketch of 'The Reaper' by Hugh Cameron" verso
15.25 ins x 12 ins; 38.7 cms x 30.5 cms

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Hugh Cameron (1835–1918)
  • Hugh Cameron (1835–1918)
  • Hugh Cameron (1835–1918)
  • Hugh Cameron (1835–1918)
  • Hugh Cameron (1835–1918)

Private Collection, Hamilton, ON


The City Art Centre in Edinburgh, Scotland holds the larger, final version of “The Reaper” for which this lot is the finished sketch. Measuring 18.1” x 14.7” (46.1 x 37.5 cm), it was presented to the centre by the Scottish Modern Arts Association in 1964, Accession No. CAC69/1964.


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LOT 94

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  • 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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