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PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTOR

John Frederick Herring Snr.
CHARLES XII, WINNER OF THE ST. LEGER AND GOLD CUP, DONCASTER
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PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTOR

John Frederick Herring Snr.
CHARLES XII, WINNER OF THE ST. LEGER AND GOLD CUP, DONCASTER
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John Frederick Herring Snr.
1795-1865
CHARLES XII, WINNER OF THE ST. LEGER AND GOLD CUP, DONCASTER
signed and dated l.r.: J.F. Herring/ 1839.
oil on panel
25 by 30cm., 10 by 12in.
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Provenance

Sotheby's, 13 July 1994, lot 77, where purchased by the present owner

Literature

Engraved by C. Hunt, coloured by C. Simpson, 107 subscribers, published by A.H. & C.E. Baily, Cornhill;
Oliver Beckett, J.F. Herring & Sons, 1981, p.155, cat.no.425

Catalogue Note

Charles XII was the property of Andrew Johnston Esq. of Helleath House. As a three-year-old he started in 1839 three times and won. Over his lifetime he started twenty-three times and won sixteen races, including the Doncaster, Great St. Leger and eight cups. 

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