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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, FRANCE

Thomas Matthews Rooke
THE LYCH-GATE
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
10

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, FRANCE

Thomas Matthews Rooke
THE LYCH-GATE
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

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Thomas Matthews Rooke
1842-1942
THE LYCH-GATE
signed with initials and dated l.r.; TMR/Dittisham/ 1873; further signed and titled on the reverse
oil on canvas
56 by 102cm., 22 by 40in.
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Exhibited

London, Royal Academy, 1881, no.912

Catalogue Note

A watercolour version of The Lych Gate (private collection) has essentially the same setting but differs in the placement of the figures. Both pictures were painted looking into the graveyard of the Norman church of St George in Dittisham in Devon (the lych-gate is extant).

Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

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London