JOSEPH EDWARD SOUTHALL, R.W.S., R.B.S.A., N.E.A.C. | Brigs on the Fowey Estuary
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Property of a Lady

JOSEPH EDWARD SOUTHALL, R.W.S., R.B.S.A., N.E.A.C. | Brigs on the Fowey Estuary

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Property of a Lady

JOSEPH EDWARD SOUTHALL, R.W.S., R.B.S.A., N.E.A.C. | Brigs on the Fowey Estuary

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property of a Lady


JOSEPH EDWARD SOUTHALL, R.W.S., R.B.S.A., N.E.A.C.

1861-1944

Brigs on the Fowey Estuary


oil on panel

35.5 by 20cm., 14 by 8in.

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Condition Report

This picture is in excellent condition with no obvious condition issues - the panel is flat and proving a strong and stable structural support. It is clean and ready to be hung.


FRAME

The picture is contained in an attractive gilt frame with decoration at the corners - probably the original and designed by the artist (made by his wife).


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Lady Head;

The Fine Art Society, London;

Mr and Mrs Alan Fortunoff;

The Fine Art Society, London;

Private collection

Exhibited

London, The Fine Art Society, Spring, 1989, no.41;

London, The Fine Art Society and Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum, Sixty Works by Joseph Southall from the Fortunoff Collection, 2005, no.25

Catalogue Note

This rare painting in oil - rather that the artist's more standard use of tempera - depicts Mixtow, upstream of the town of Fowey, and was likely painted c.1919.

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Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite and British Impressionist Art
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