01-29-2010 01-29-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2493 Boston
January 29, 2010 12:00PMCalender
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John Frederick Herring, Jr. (British, 1815-1907) Horses in a Farmyard

$4,148$3,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2493 Location: Boston Date / Time: January 29, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

John Frederick Herring, Jr. (British, 1815-1907)

Horses in a Farmyard
Signed "J.F. Herring" l.l., identified on a label from Richard Green Fine Paintings,
London, on the reverse.
Oil on panel, 6 5/8 x 8 1/2 in. (16.8 x 21.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor surface grime.

Provenance: Purchased from Richard Green, London, 1975, then through to the present collector.


Literature: Richard Green, Annual Exhibition of Sporting Paintings, 1975, no. 41 (illus.), p. 86.

Estimate $3,000-5,000

Very minor surface grime, very minor craquelure in the area of the white horse's haunches, naturally occurring pigment fluorescence under UV light.

Keywords

John Frederick Herring , Jr., London, Richard Green Fine Paintings, Richard Green, present collector