International Arts Online Auction

May 17, 2012

LOT 38

Lot 38

John Russell (1745-1806)

John Russell (1745-1806)
Lot 38 Details
John Russell (1745-1806), British


Colour pastel on paper mounted on canvas, sculpted in the oval; titled and inscribed to exhibition label verso
29" x 24" — 73.7 x 61 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Private Collection, Canada


The Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario in “From Private Walls”, 8th November-7th December, 1980, Cat. #47 as John Russell


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LOT 38

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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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