412
412

PROPERTY FROM THE LOUIS J.C. TAN COLLECTION

Thomas Shotter Boys
THE PONT DES ARTS AND ÎLE DE LA CITÉ FROM THE QUAI DU LOUVRE, PARIS 
Estimation
8 00012 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT
412

PROPERTY FROM THE LOUIS J.C. TAN COLLECTION

Thomas Shotter Boys
THE PONT DES ARTS AND ÎLE DE LA CITÉ FROM THE QUAI DU LOUVRE, PARIS 
Estimation
8 00012 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Old Master & British Works on Paper

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Thomas Shotter Boys
PENTONVILLE 1803 - 1874 LONDON
THE PONT DES ARTS AND ÎLE DE LA CITÉ FROM THE QUAI DU LOUVRE, PARIS 
Watercolour over traces of pencil, heightened with scratching out;
signed and dated lower centre: T.S. Boys / 1830 
104 by 173 mm.
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Provenance

Sale, London, Sotheby's, 12 March 1987, lot 135;
with Somerville & Simpson, Ltd., London

Description

This exquisite watercolour shows Boys working in the spirit of Richard Parkes Bonington (1802-1828), who also painted Paris from a similar vantage point.1 

1. P. Noon, Richard Parkes Bonington, the complete paintings, Yale 2008, p. 183, no. 158 

Old Master & British Works on Paper

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