Circle of Robert Ladbrooke (1768-1842)
Cattle watering, a church and cottages in the background
oil on canvas
19 x 35cm
Frame bears spurious 'Gainsborough' label.
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Sold for £350
Oil on canvas which has been lined. The canvas tension nis stiff and it bows forward. There are old stretcher bar marks present where the canvas rests against the wooden stretcher behind. The cut edge of the original canvas is visible at the upper edge, to the right is caught on the frame and is distorted with paint loss and flaking. There is a small damage in the upper right quadrant with a localised area of raised paint and loss. Thinly applied paint layers in foreground are slightly worn. There are retouchings across the surface which are matte and milky. The varnish is yellowed and patchy. The frame is in a good condition.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Wed, 31st Mar 2021
We are very excited to share the online catalogue for our forthcoming Fine Interiors sale featuring almost 900 lots of furniture, works of art, paintings and silver. Our first sale of 2021 offers a selection of the very best in classical and contemporary furnishings from all over the globe, including a strong showing of country and vernacular pieces, as well as vibrant and bright Chinoiserie and florally themed lots, which are perfect for the beginning of Spring and the more hopeful months to come.
An exciting new development for the department is the introduction of the Fine Interiors Journal, a companion guide offering an overview of the sale complete with links directly to the relevant sections of the online catalogue.
Due to Government guidance around social distancing, we are unable to offer general viewing of all items in our auction rooms. All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description.
Removal of Lots
All lots should be removed by 5pm on Friday 9 April 2021. Furniture lots remaining after this date will be removed to:
Perry Removals, Chapel End, Broxted, Essex CM6 2BW.
Removal will be at a cost of £20 +VAT per lot and storage will be charged at £2 +VAT per lot, per day.
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