01-29-2010 01-29-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2493 Boston
January 29, 2010 12:00 PMCalender
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William Nicholson (British, 1872-1949) Lot of Twelve Portraits of British Notable Politicians and Figures:...

$415$350
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2493 Location: Boston Date / Time: January 29, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

William Nicholson (British, 1872-1949)

Lot of Twelve Portraits of British Notable Politicians and Figures: Miss Fotheringay and Captain Costigan; Krishna Mulvaney; and Ten Images from TWELVE PORTRAITS:
H.M. The Queen, H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, Prince Bismarck, The Archbishop of Canterbury, W.E. Gladstone, Sir Henry Hawkins, Sir Henry Irving, Rudyard Kipling, Cecil Rhodes,
and Lord Roberts. Each identified within the matrix. Color lithograph on paper, image sizes to 13 1/2 x 10 3/4 in. (34.2 x 27.3 cm), all except Gladstone framed.
Condition: Toning, not examined out of frames.

Provenance: From the collection of Frank Cook Adams, Boston, Massachusetts.

Estimate $150-200

Tear or restored tear to Lord Roberts to the u.r. quadrant approx. 2 in. length, not examined out of frames.

Keywords

Krishna Mulvaney, William Nicholson, Costigan, Henry Hawkins, Archbishop, Henry Irving, Canterbury, Bismarck, Wales, Cecil Rhodes, Prince of Wales, Massachusetts, Frank Cook Adams