TWO GEORGE III 'GRAND TOUR' WOOLWORK VIEWS OF ROMAN MOUNMENTS, LATE 18TH CENTURY
TWO GEORGE III 'GRAND TOUR' WOOLWORK VIEWS OF ROMAN MOUNMENTS, LATE 18TH CENTURY
TWO GEORGE III 'GRAND TOUR' WOOLWORK VIEWS OF ROMAN MOUNMENTS, LATE 18TH CENTURY
TWO GEORGE III 'GRAND TOUR' WOOLWORK VIEWS OF ROMAN MOUNMENTS, LATE 18TH CENTURY
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Property from the Estate of John Bedford

TWO GEORGE III 'GRAND TOUR' WOOLWORK VIEWS OF ROMAN MOUNMENTS, LATE 18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

Property from the Estate of John Bedford

TWO GEORGE III 'GRAND TOUR' WOOLWORK VIEWS OF ROMAN MOUNMENTS, LATE 18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

Lot Sold:4,375GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Estate of John Bedford

TWO GEORGE III 'GRAND TOUR' WOOLWORK VIEWS OF ROMAN MOUNMENTS, LATE 18TH CENTURY


after prints, framed and glazed, the reverse of each frame inscribed in ink 'The Rev'd Mr. Charles Sturges / Ealing Middlesex / To [*] Care of Mr Hunter'

overall 49cm. by 61.5cm.; 1ft. 7¼in. by 2ft.

Condition Report

Very decorative. Sun faded. Some black marks to the upper edge and some minor stains which do not detract. Frames with wear but good.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


Cataloguing

Provenance

Possibly worked or owned by the Reverened Charles Sturges who is recorded as vicar of Ealing between 1775 and 1797 (Thomas Faulkner, ...Chelsea and its Environs, London, 1810, p.59). The Reverend's initials possibly those worked in the plinth of Trajan's Column.

STYLE: Private Collections
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