George Vincent (1796-1831) after John Crome
oil on canvas
63 x 76cm
Provenance: with Frost & Reed, Christie's, 26 February 1917, lot 49 (as Crome);
Staats Forbes Collection;
Percy M Turner, Christie's London, 16 March 1934, Lot 122 (£84 to Atkins);
Sir Jeremiah Colman;
the collection of Surgeon Vice Admiral Sir Godfrey Milton-Thompson.
Literature: N L Goldberg 'John Crome the Elder', pub. New York University Press, p.215-216.
Exhibited: City of Norwich Museums (on loan from J & J Colman).
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Sold for £820
Oil on canvas which has been lined. The canvas has some minor undulations in the upper corners but is generally in plane. The paint layer is in a stable condition. There is quite extensive overpaint in the lower half of the painting and one large area near the centre of the upper half. The overpaint is fairly well matched to the original. The varnish is glossy, even and slightly yellowed with a light layer of surface dirt. The frame has several losses to the gilding around the outer edge.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, 9th Dec, 2020
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