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Attributed to Charles Turner (British, 1773-1857) Portrait of the Artist Holding an Impression of His Print after Sir Thomas Lawrences

Auction:
2275
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2275
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 20, 2005 6:00PM

Description:

Attributed to Charles Turner (British, 1773-1857)

Portrait of the Artist Holding an Impression of His Print after Sir Thomas Lawrence's Sir Robert Peel
Unsigned, identified on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 33 x 40 in. (83.8 x 101.6 cm), unframed.
Condition: Cut down, lined, retouch, damage to tacking edge, craquelure with alligatoring.

Turner reproduced numerous Lawrence portraits in engraving and mezzotint including the image of Peel which he executed in 1827.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Keywords

Charles Turner, Robert Peel, Thomas Lawrence, Engraving, Mezzotint

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