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Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A.

Studies for The Light of the Harem

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 GBP

Property of a Lady and Gentleman

Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A.

Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A.

Studies for The Light of the Harem

Studies for The Light of the Harem

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 GBP

Property of a Lady and Gentleman

Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A.

British

1830 - 1896

Studies for The Light of the Harem


stamped LLC (Lord Leighton Collection) lower left

black and white chalk with pencil

Unframed: 22 by 27cm., 8½ by 10½in.

Framed: 36 by 45cm., 14 by 17½in..

The paper-sheet has been laid down and the cardboard backing is providing a stable support for the drawing. There is a small hole in the top right and the paper is time-stained and dirty.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Bequeathed by the artist to his sisters, Mrs. Augusta Matthews (nee Augusta Neunburg Leighton) and Mrs. Alexandra Orr (nee Alexandra Leighton), from whom purchased by the Fine Art Society in 1896
Rev. Francis Turner, Orkney
Orkney Auction Mart, Kirkwall where purchased in 2016 by the present owners