Lot 7
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Waller Hugh Paton, R.S.A., R.S.W.

Estimate
12,000 - 18,000 GBP
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Description

  • Waller Hugh Paton, R.S.A., R.S.W.
  • Dreamthorp
  • signed with monogram and dated l.r.: 1865; titled, signed and inscribed with the artist's address on a label attached to the stretcher
  • oil on canvas, arched top

Provenance

Purchased from the artist by Mr John Mood, Rosehall, for £100 c.1865;
Brussels, Hôtel de Ventes Horta, 25 April 2017, lot 437

Exhibited

Edinburgh, Royal Scottish Academy, 1865, no.698

Literature

Waller H. Paton, Pen and Pencil Memoranda of Exhibited Works by me in Oils and Watercolours, Vol. I., 1848 to 1865, unpublished m.s.

Catalogue Note

Dreamthorp is based upon sketches made at Linlithgow in the early summer of 1864 and titled after a poem by the Scottish poet Alexander Smith.
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