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Thomas Landseer (British, 1795-1880), After Edwin Landseer, R.A., (British, 1802-1873) Eos, A Favorite Greyhound of Prince Albert, Insc

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
419A
Sold for:
$1,020$850

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Thomas Landseer (British, 1795-1880), After Edwin Landseer, R.A.

(British, 1802-1873)

Eos, A Favorite Greyhound of Prince Albert

Inscribed in the plate "Painted by Edwin Landseer, R.A." l.l. and "Engraved by Thomas
Landseer" l.r.
Engraving with hand-coloring on paper, 18 x 24 1/4 in. (45.5 x 61.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, staining to u.r., not examined out of frame.

N.B. This engraving by Thomas Landseer is after his brother Edwin Landseer's oil painting of 1841, found in the collection of Queen Elizabeth II. The original painting was commissioned by Queen Victoria as a Christmas present for Price Albert. The hat, gloves, and cane all belonged to Price Albert.
Estimate $200-250

Keywords

Thomas Landseer, Edwin Landseer, Albert, oil painting, Elizabeth II, Horse racing, Landseer

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