British Art: Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 12.12.2019

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Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898)

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898) St Dorothy signed with initials and inscribed 'EBJ/to/RH' (lower left), further inscribed ' S A DOROTHEA ' (upper right), and further inscribed 'Saint Dorothy given to Rosalind Howard by E.B. Jones' (on an old label attached to the

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898)

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898) St Agnes black chalk, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic on paper laid down on canvas 36 ¾ x 15 ¾ in. (93.4 x 40 cm.) in the original frame Provenance probably, with Agnew's, London. William Hesketh Lever, first

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898)

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898) Spes and Daphne pencil on two joined sheets of paper laid on linen, wrapped around a wooden board 36 x 48 ½ in. (91.5 x 123.2 cm.) in the original frame Provenance The artist, and by descent to his son, Sir Philip Burne-Jones, Bt.. Sale

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Frank Cadogan Cowper, R.A. (1877-1958)

Frank Cadogan Cowper, R.A. (1877-1958) Rapunzel sings from the Tower '.... in the fire Of sunset, I behold a face, Which sometime, if God give me grace, May kiss me in this very place' (Rapunzel - William Morris) signed and dated 'F.C.COWPER/ 1908' (lower left) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Walter Crane, R.W.S. (1845-1915)

Walter Crane, R.W.S. (1845-1915) Pegasus signed with device and dated '18/89' (lower left) and further signed and inscribed 'No.2. R.W.S. PEGASUS./Walter Crane A.R.W.S.: /Beaumont Lodge./Shepherd's Bush. London/W3' (on the artist's label attached to the stretcher) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Evelyn De Morgan (1855-1919)

Evelyn De Morgan (1855-1919) The Wandering Jew: 'Whom the gods love die young' signed with initials and dated 'E P 1888' (lower right) oil on canvas 31 x 41 in. (78,8 x 104.2 cm.) Provenance Miss Pitcher, Acton, by 1891. Private collection, USA, by 1970

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee, P.R.A. (1853-1928)

Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee, P.R.A. (1853-1928) Study for 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci' indistinctly signed '... Dicksee' (lower left) black and white chalk on buff paper 22 ¼ x 17 ½ in. (56.5 x 44.5 cm.) Provenance with The Maas Gallery, London, where purchased by the present owner

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir William Russell Flint, R.A., P.R.W.S., R.S.W. (1880-1969)

Sir William Russell Flint, R.A., P.R.W.S., R.S.W. (1880-1969) The Judgement of Paris signed ' W. RUSSELL FLINT -' (lower left) and further signed, inscribed and dated ' RA 1935 No 1 The Judgement of Paris/WRussell Flint-' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 47 x 69 ¼ in. (119.5 x 176 cm.) Provenance

Lot #: 124

Estimate: £150,000 - £250,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959)

Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959) The white canoe signed ' A.J. MUNNINGS ' (lower left) oil on canvas 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61.5 cm.) Provenance with Scott & Fowles, New York. with Hirschl & Adler, New York. Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 17 November 1978, lot 249. The

Lot #: 128

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959)

Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959) Through the gap signed and dated ' A.J. MUNNINGS /1910' (lower right) oil on canvas 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61.5 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 10 November 1981, lot 110. with Frost & Reed, London. Private collection, USA

Lot #: 136

Estimate: £250,000 - £350,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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William James Webbe (fl.1853-1878)

William James Webbe (fl.1853-1878) Chanticleer and the fox signed with initials and dated 'WJW 1857' (lower left), further signed and inscribed 'Chanticleer and the fox/by W. J. Webb/Wight' (on the artist's label attached to the reverse) and further signed, inscribed and numbered 'W. J. Webb, Niton

Lot #: 141

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893)

John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893) Whitby at night signed 'Atkinson Grimshaw/+?' (lower right) and further signed and inscribed 'Whitby -/ Atkinson Grimshaw' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 24 x 36 in. (61 x 91.5 cm.) Provenance Purchased by the parents of the deceased for Welburn Manor, Kirkby

Lot #: 142

Estimate: £250,000 - £350,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir John Everett Millais, Bt., P.R.A. (1829-1896)

Sir John Everett Millais, Bt., P.R.A. (1829-1896) Portrait of Dorothy Lawson signed and dated 'John E Millais/1891' (lower left) oil on canvas 52 x 33 1/8 in. (132 x 84.2 cm.) Provenance The sitter, and by descent in the family

Lot #: 148

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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John William Godward, R.B.A. (1861-1922)

John William Godward, R.B.A. (1861-1922) Winding wool in a Pompeian garden signed and dated ' J. W. GODWARD . '94' (lower left) oil on canvas 32 x 15 in. (81.3 x 38.1 cm.) Provenance with Messrs Thomas McLean, London, 4 February 1896. with Galerie Miethke, Vienna, 1896. Anonymous sale; Rudolph Lepke

Lot #: 152

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Philip Alexius de László (1869-1937)

Philip Alexius de László (1869-1937) Mrs Adrian van Montagu, née Anne Mabel Olivia Trouton signed, inscribed and dated 'P.A. László. 1910.V./London,' (lower left) oil on board 36 5/8 x 28 ½ in. (93 x 72.4 cm.) Provenance The sitter, and by descent in the family

Lot #: 165

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959)

Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959) Vivian Hugh Smith on his hunter signed 'A.J. Munnings' (lower left) oil on canvas 27 x 28 ¾ in. (68.5 x 73 cm.) Provenance The sitter, and by descent in the family. Anonymous sale; Christie’s, London, 21 November 1995, lot 210

Lot #: 175

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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John Christian Schetky (1778-1874)

John Christian Schetky (1778-1874) The bombardment of Algiers, 27 August 1816 signed and dated 'J.C Schetky. 1841. -2.' (lower left) oil on canvas 36 x 66 in. (91.5 x 167.7 cm.) Provenance commissioned by Admiral Charles Philip Yorke, 4th Earl of Hardwicke (1799-1873), and by descent to his son, the

Lot #: 181

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893)

John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893) The Turn of the Road signed and dated 'Atkinson Grimshaw/1883+' (lower left) and further signed, inscribed and dated 'x 973./The turn of the road-/Atkinson Grimshaw +/1883+' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 20 ¼ x 30 1/8 in. (51.5 x 76.4 cm.) Provenance Anonymous

Lot #: 144

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir John Everett Millais, Bt., P.R.A. (1829-1896)

Sir John Everett Millais, Bt., P.R.A. (1829-1896) The Auctioneer pen and brown ink on paper, with partial dry stamp 'S... NE/SATIN' (upper left) 6 x 4 in. (16.5 x 10.2 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 3 June 1999, lot 41

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898)

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898) Study of Sleeping Beauty from 'The Legend of Briar Rose: The Rose Bower' pencil on paper 5 ½ x 8 in. (14 x 20.2 cm.) Provenance H.S. Reitlinger. Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 26 May 1954, lot 489 (part). Anonymous sale; Christie's

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Henry James Holiday (1839-1927)

Henry James Holiday (1839-1927) Study of a woman in Egyptian dress pencil, pen and brown ink and brown wash, heightened with white on blue-green paper 14 x 10 in. (36.5 x 25.4 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Belgravia, 4 April 1978, lot 39 (part), as The Rameses . with Julian Hartnoll

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Edward John Poynter, Bt., P.R.A., R.W.S. (1836-1919)

Sir Edward John Poynter, Bt., P.R.A., R.W.S. (1836-1919) A figure study for the knuckle player in 'When The World Was Young' with studio stamp (lower right) black and white chalk on terracotta paper 14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Phillips, London, 15 April 1985, lot 52

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898)

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898) Three sheets of figure studies: A drapery study of a seated figure with a subsidiary study of a hand, a composition study for 'The Golden Stairs' (on the reverse); Two studies of a female figure leaning forwards, one nude and one clothed

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir James Dromgole Linton, P.R.I. (1840-1916)

Sir James Dromgole Linton, P.R.I. (1840-1916) The Redbreast signed with initials 'JDL' (lower right) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic on paper 11 x 9 5/8 in. (28 x 24.5 cm

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Henry Ryland, R.I. (1856-1924)

Henry Ryland, R.I. (1856-1924) Making Rose Garlands signed ' HENRY RYLAND ' (lower left) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour on paper laid on board 13 7/8 x 20 1/8 in. (35 x 51.4 cm

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Frank Cadogan Cowper, R.A. (1877-1958)

Frank Cadogan Cowper, R.A. (1877-1958) A study signed and dated ' F.C. COWPER /1914' (lower right) and further signed, inscribed and dated ' A STUDY/BY/F. CADOGAN COWPER/"ARTIST'S WAR FUND"/1914' (on the reverse) oil on canvas laid down on panel 13 ½ x 7 1/8 in. (34.3 x 18 cm.) Provenance donated by

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale, R.W.S. (1871-1945)

Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale, R.W.S. (1871-1945) The secret signed with initials 'EFB' (in a cartouche, lower right) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour on artist's board 19 ½ x 8 ½ in. (36.8 x 21.6

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, O.M., R.A. (1836-1912)

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, O.M., R.A. (1836-1912) Faust and Marguerite, Opus VII signed and dated 'L. Alma-Tadema.1857.' (lower left) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour on paper 18 x 20 in. (45.7 x 50.8 cm.) Provenance The artist, until 1912. Catalogue of the well-known and interesting collection of

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Richard Doyle (1824-1883)

Richard Doyle (1824-1883) Thor, God of Thunder signed with monogram and dated '1872' (lower left) pencil and watercolour, heightened with touches of white on paper 13 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (35.3 x 50.5 cm

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019

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Richard Doyle (1824-1883)

Richard Doyle (1824-1883) Pursued by elves signed 'RDoyle' (lower left) pencil, pen and grey ink and blue wash on paper 10 ¼ x 7 1/8 in. (26 x 18.1 cm

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 12 Dec 2019