JOSEPH EDWARD SOUTHALL, R.W.S., R.B.S.A., N.E.A.C. | The Medieval Bridge over the River Tarn at Albi, France
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Property of a Gentleman

JOSEPH EDWARD SOUTHALL, R.W.S., R.B.S.A., N.E.A.C. | The Medieval Bridge over the River Tarn at Albi, France

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 GBP

Property of a Gentleman

JOSEPH EDWARD SOUTHALL, R.W.S., R.B.S.A., N.E.A.C. | The Medieval Bridge over the River Tarn at Albi, France

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property of a Gentleman


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

1861-1944

The Medieval Bridge over the River Tarn at Albi, France


signed with monogram and dated 1929 l.r.

watercolour over pencil

25 by 30cm., 10 by 12in.

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Condition Report

The sheet appears sound and is not laid down. Minor crease to the very lower right corner. Some surface abrasions in the lower left corner, by the bridge near centre of left edge and in the building to the right of the trees above the bridge. The paper has slightly discoloured and there are some spots of foxing mostly to the bridge and buildings around centre of the composition.


FRAME

The watercolour is held under glass in original gilt frame, with a cream mount.


"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.

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Provenance

Given as a wedding present in 1930 by Paul Strangman Cadbury CBE (son of Geraldine Southall Cadbury DBE, a cousin of the artist) and his wife, Rachel Eveline Cadbury, to her cousin Barbara Catharine Tangye, prior to her marriage to Henry Ferguson Smith, after whose death in 1992 it passed to the present owner

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Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite and British Impressionist Art
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