View 1 of Lot 95. Bothwicks, Newquay.
View 1 of Lot 95. Bothwicks, Newquay.
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John Brett, A.R.A.

Bothwicks, Newquay

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Property of a Lady

John Brett, A.R.A.

John Brett, A.R.A.

Bothwicks, Newquay

Bothwicks, Newquay

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Property of a Lady

John Brett, A.R.A.

British

1831 - 1902

Bothwicks, Newquay


titled and dated Bothwick Sands 18 June 81 upper right

oil on canvas

Unframed: 18 by 35cm., 7 by 13¾in.

Framed: 36 by 53cm., 14 by 21in.

Purchased in the 1950s in London by the uncle of the present owner

Brett and his family spent the summer of 1881 at Bothwicks House, Newquay. From the garden a flight of steps led down to the beach below, from which this study of sea and shipping was painted.