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LOT 309

Lot 309

Clarkson Frederick Stanfield (1793-1867)

Clarkson Frederick Stanfield (1793-1867)
Lot 309 Details
Clarkson Frederick Stanfield (1793-1867), British


Oil on canvas; signed and dated 'June 11th 1859' lower left
17.75 x 30 in — 45.1 x 76.2 cm

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $3,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Clarkson Frederick Stanfield (1793-1867)
  • Clarkson Frederick Stanfield (1793-1867)
  • Clarkson Frederick Stanfield (1793-1867)

W. Scott & Sons, Montreal gallery label dated 1928, No. 818 verso;
The Estate of Lawrence Goode, Nottawa, ON


From 1808 to 1816 Clarkson was a sailor in the merchant service and in earlier times he was in the Royal Navy. He also worked as a theatrical scene painter and creator of dioramas, sometimes working in collaboration with his friend David Roberts. From the 1830s he concentrated on easel paintings.


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LOT 309

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