Old Masters

June 2025, 2020
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LOT 75

Lot 75

Manner of John Constable (1776-1837)

Manner of John Constable (1776-1837)
Lot 75 Details
Manner of John Constable (1776-1837), British


Oil on panel: signed indistinctly "Wills ..."? lower right, a gallery label verso dated 15 Nov. 1932 that states: "This picture was purchased privately from Henry Hawkings Esq., a collector, from whom, we understand, he bought it from an executor of the estate which was sold some long time ago. The picture is, in our opinion, a very fine example of the master's broad period, and possibly an original sketch for a much larger picture." Contained in a handcarved frame.
15 x 26 in — 38.1 x 66 cm

Estimate $1,500-$2,500

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Manner of John Constable (1776-1837)
  • Manner of John Constable (1776-1837)
  • Manner of John Constable (1776-1837)

Williams & Sutch, The United Arts Gallery, London, typed label dated Tuesday 15th Nov. 1932 verso Purchased by the gallery from Henry Hawkins Esq.;
From whom purchased by Mr. Hawkins from an Executor's estate "sold some time ago";
Collection of Dr. and Mrs. J. Robert Nicholson, London, ON


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LOT 75

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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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