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Three European Works on Paper: Warnaar Horstink (Dutch, 1756-1815), Village Scene with Canal and Distant Steeple

Auction:
2957T
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Discovery - 2957T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 10, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three European Works on Paper:

Warnaar Horstink (Dutch, 1756-1815), Village Scene with Canal and Distant Steeple, signed and dated "Wr. Horstink/ad vivim fecit 1794" in ink on the reverse; Thomas Sidney Cooper (British, 1803-1902), Cows and Sheep at Rest in a Landscape, signed and dated indistinctly "T Sidney Cooper 186..." l.r., watercolor on paper laid down on paperboard; Fanny Corbaux (British, 1812-1883), Portrait of Horatia Elizabeth Seymour, later Lady Horatia Erskine, signed and dated "Fanny Corbaux/pinxt/1851" l.r., sitter identified on a label affixed to a detached frame backing, watercolor on paper mounted to cardboard. Sheet sizes to 7 1/2 x 11 1/8 in., all unframed. Condition: Toning, Cows with foxing, Horatia with water staining to the top of the mount that does not affect the sheet and accompanied by a wood frame backing board.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Elizabeth Seymour, Thomas Sidney Cooper, Horatia Erskine, Fanny Corbaux, Foxing, Horatia, Paperboard, Visual arts, Warnaar Horstink, Watercolor painting

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