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

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 11.07.2019

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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) Head of a young girl: Study for 'Hope' black, sanguine and white chalk on terracotta paper 12 5/8 x 11 in. (32.1 x 28 cm.) Provenance with Thomas Williams Fine Art, London

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £50,000 - £70,000

Date: 11 Jul 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) Head of a young man: Study for 'Perseus' black, sanguine and white chalk on terracotta paper 15 3/8 x 12 ½ in. (39 x 31.8 cm.) Provenance with Thomas Williams Fine Art, London

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Thomas Blinks (1853-1912)

Thomas Blinks (1853-1912) A pointer and two setters signed and dated ' TBLINKS .95 .' (lower left) oil on canvas 20 5/8 x 30 ¼ in. (52.4 x 76.9 cm.) Provenance with Richard Green, London

Lot #: 92

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Sir Herbert James Gunn, R.A. (1893-1964)

Sir Herbert James Gunn, R.A. (1893-1964) Portrait of Gwen and Diana Gunn, the artist's first wife and daughter signed 'James Gunn' (lower left) oil on canvas 59 ½ x 40 in. (151.1 x 101.6 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Bonhams, New York, 8 November 2017, lot 97, as A portrait of a mother and her

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 11 Jul 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) A sheet of hand studies for 'The Mill' numbered 'II' (centre left) pencil on paper 13 x 9 in. (33 x 22.9 cm.) Provenance Xavier de Salas Bosch, by whom given to Manuel de Arpe, 1973, and by descent in the family

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Edward Robert Hughes, R.W.S. (1851-1914)

Edward Robert Hughes, R.W.S. (1851-1914) The Princess out of School signed 'E R Hughes.' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink on paper 10 ¼ x 16 ¾ in. (26 x 42.5 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Belgravia, 15 January 1974, part lot 57 as Spying on the fairies

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 11 Jul 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) A self-portrait in caricature; A chicken regarding a worm; and A cat watching a bird the first, dated '1895' (upper right) and inscribed 'Oh, Sally dearest, will you take this/parcel of forgotten papers to your/great friend Georgie when

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Simeon Solomon (1840-1905)

Simeon Solomon (1840-1905) An Eastern Bishop signed with initials and dated 'SS/ 1889' (lower left) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic on paper laid on board 12 ¼ x 8 ½ in. (31.7 x 21.6 cm.) Provenance Sir Isidore Spielmann (1854-1925), and by descent in the family

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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George Elgar Hicks, R.B.A. (1824 -1914)

George Elgar Hicks, R.B.A. (1824 -1914) Portrait of Ellen Harriet Maria Hartford, later Countess of Essex signed and dated ‘G E Hicks. 1880’ (lower left) oil on canvas 44 ¼ x 34 in. (112.5 x 86.4 cm.) Provenance George Capell, 7th Earl of Essex (1857-1916), and by descent

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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George Richmond, R.A. (1809-1896)

George Richmond, R.A. (1809-1896) Portrait of William Benson, bust-length signed and dated 'George Richmond. delit. 1855' (lower left) black, white and red chalk on buff paper 23 ¼ x 17 ¾ in. (59 x 45 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 17 November 1992, lot 24. David Daniels and

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Henry George Alexander Holiday (1839-1927)

Henry George Alexander Holiday (1839-1927) Portrait of the artist's daughter, Winifred inscribed 'Winifred' (lower left) pencil on paper 10 7/8 x 8 ¾ in. (27.3 x 22.2 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Rosebery's, London, 8 June 2010, lot 837, where purchased by the present owner

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Anna Alma-Tadema (1867-1943)

Anna Alma-Tadema (1867-1943) Louisa Forbes Robertson and her daughter Olivia (Baby's Throne) pencil and watercolour on paper 28 ¾ x 20 7/8 in. (73 x 53 cm.); and Two albums of photographs of Olivia, both with a poem dedicated to her by Lawrence Alma-Tadema, one with a pencil study for the

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Anthony Frederick Augustus Sandys, A.R.A. (1829-1904)

Anthony Frederick Augustus Sandys, A.R.A. (1829-1904) Double Portrait of Conrad Herbert Flower and Violet Flower signed, inscribed and dated 'Conrad Herbert Flower Born 29 April. 1882 / Violet Flower Born 12 th July. 1880/F. Sandys. Dec. r 1885.' (upper right) pencil and pastel on blue paper 27 ¼ x

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Dame Laura Knight, R.A., R.W.S. (1877-1970)

Dame Laura Knight, R.A., R.W.S. (1877-1970) On the hill top signed 'Laura Knight' (lower right) oil on canvas 25 x 30 in. (64 x 76.2 cm.) Provenance with Ernest, Brown & Phillips at The Leicester Galleries, London, where purchased by Mrs E.J.H. Meny, 1939. Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 31 May

Lot #: 60

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Sir George Clausen, R.A., R.W.S. (1852-1944)

Sir George Clausen, R.A., R.W.S. (1852-1944) In the rickyard signed 'G. Clausen' (lower right) pastel on grey paper 9 1/8 x 14 in. (23.2 x 35.6 cm.) Provenance Sir Walter Baldwin Spencer. Aileen Rowan, and by descent to Richard Rowan

Lot #: 62

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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The Hon. John Collier (1850-1934)

The Hon. John Collier (1850-1934) Pope Urban VI signed and dated ‘John Collier/1896’ (lower left) and further signed and inscribed ‘Pope Urban the…/“The Pope paced the garden under/the window of the torture chamber/reading his breviary aloud that/the sound of his voice might keep/the executioner

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Charles Robert Leslie, R.A. (1794-1859)

Charles Robert Leslie, R.A. (1794-1859) Sir Plume demands the restoration of the lock (from Alexander Pope's The Rape of the Lock) oil on canvas 50 x 67 7/8 in. (127 x 177.8 cm.) Provenance Commissioned from the artist by Mr Edwin Bullock, 1856. His sale (†); Christie's, London, 21 May 1870, lot 140

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Kate Greenaway, R.W.S. (1846-1901)

Kate Greenaway, R.W.S. (1846-1901) At the cottage gate signed with initials ' KG ' (lower left) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic on paper laid on board 8 7/8 x 6 ¾ in. (21.9 x 17.2 cm

Lot #: 80

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Albert Goodwin, R.W.S. (1845-1932)

Albert Goodwin, R.W.S. (1845-1932) Wood Elves rehearsing their play of "The Sleeping Beauty" signed and dated '1913/Albert Goodwin' (lower right) and inscribed 'Wood Elves rehearsing their play of "The Sleeping Beauty".' (lower left) watercolour, bodycolour and gum arabic, heightened with white and

Lot #: 84

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Albert Goodwin, R.W.S. (1845-1932)

Albert Goodwin, R.W.S. (1845-1932) Apocalypse signed and dated 'Albert Goodwin 1903' (lower right) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour with scratching out on paper 11 ¼ x 17 ¾ in. (28.6 x 45.1 cm.) Provenance with Waterhouse & Dodd, London. The Fuller Collection; Christie's, London, 7 April 2000, lot

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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John Holland, Snr. (1799-1879)

John Holland, Snr. (1799-1879) The River Severn signed 'JHolland' (lower right) oil on canvas 28 x 36 in. (71.2 x 91.5 cm.) Provenance with Omell Galleries, London

Lot #: 93

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Sir William Quiller Orchardson, R.A., H.R.S.A. (1832-1910)

Sir William Quiller Orchardson, R.A., H.R.S.A. (1832-1910) Falling on deaf ears signed and dated 'W Q Orchardson./90.' (lower right) oil on canvas 36 ½ x 51 3/8 in. (92.7 x 130.5 cm.) Provenance P.M. Inglis. Anonymous sale; Lyon & Turnbull, Edinburgh, 1 December 2011, lot 103

Lot #: 97

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Talbot Hughes, R.O.I. (1869-1942)

Talbot Hughes, R.O.I. (1869-1942) Sewing for victory signed and dated 'Talbot Hughes 1900.' (lower right) oil on panel 12 x 9 7/8 in. (30.4 x 25 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 23 May 2002, lot 312, where purchased by the present owner

Lot #: 99

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Arthur Spooner, R.B.A. (1873-1962)

Arthur Spooner, R.B.A. (1873-1962) The Water Nymph signed 'Arthur Spooner' (lower right) and further signed and inscribed 'MANSFIELD/Artist ARTHUR SPOONER R.B.A./The Water Nymph/£75.' (on a label attached to the reverse) oil on canvas 42 x 20¼ in. (107 x 51.5 cm.) Provenance with The London Hilton

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Sir James Jebusa Shannon, R.A., R.B.A., R.H.A. (1862-1923)

Sir James Jebusa Shannon, R.A., R.B.A., R.H.A. (1862-1923) Estelle signed vertically ' J.J. SHANNON ' (upper left), dated '86' (centre right) and inscribed vertically '" ESTELLE "' (upper right) oil on canvas 14 5/8 x 17 1/8 in. (37.1 x 43.5 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Sotheby Humberts, Taunton

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £60,000 - £100,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Sir William Orpen, R.A., R.H.A. (1878-1931)

Sir William Orpen, R.A., R.H.A. (1878-1931) The three blind men signed and dated 'Orpen 1901' (lower left) and inscribed 'THE THREE BLIND MEN WATCHED BY THE THIEF' (lower right) black, white and sanguine chalk and grey wash on buff paper 14 ¾ x 19 ¾ in. (37.5 x 50.2 cm.) Provenance with Robert

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Dame Laura Knight, R.A. (1877-1970)

Dame Laura Knight, R.A. (1877-1970) Portrait of Phyllis Crocker, half-length, in profile with inscription 'Unsigned copy by/ Laura Knight/ drawn abt 1921.' (on the reverse) pencil on buff paper 10 7/8 x 7 5/8 in. (27.8 x 18.9 cm

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 11 Jul 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) Eustacia signed ' W. RUSSELL FLINT- ' (lower right) and further signed and inscribed ' EUSTACIA /W Russell Flint/Tempera' (on the reverse) tempera on paper 17 x 27 in. (43.2 x 68.6 cm

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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Frank Gascoigne Heath (1873-1936)

Frank Gascoigne Heath (1873-1936) There is music in the night signed ' F.G. HEATH ' (lower left) oil on canvas 50 x 60 in. (127 x 152.4 cm.) Provenance Purchased from the artist’s family by the present owner

Lot #: 124

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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David Brackman (1932-2008)

David Brackman (1932-2008) Germania leading Britannia and Satanita off Cowes, with the Royal Yacht Victoria & Albert III beyond signed ' DAVID BRACKMAN ' (lower left) oil on canvas 23 x 36 in. (58.4 x 91.5 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 20 January 1993, lot 164, where purchased

Lot #: 129

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 11 Jul 2019