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 study for 'The Sirens' signed with initials and dated 'EB-J/1895+' (lower right) pencil on paper laid on board 19 ¾ x 13 ¾ in. (50.2 x 35 cm.) Provenance Remaining works of the late Sir Edward Burne-Jones, Bt. (†); Christie's, London, 5 June 1919, lot 25 (24 gns to Gooden & Fox). Lord Leverhulme. Lady Lever Art Gallery; Christie's...

Price: £70,000 - £100,000
ca. US$89,209 - US$127,442

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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...

Price: £50,000 - £70,000
ca. US$63,721 - US$89,209

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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...

Price: £40,000 - £60,000
ca. US$50,976 - US$76,465

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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) Astrologia pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic on paper laid on canvas 21 x 18 in. (53.5 x 45.8 cm.) Provenance Edward Broadhurst, by 1893. Mrs Blanche Watney and by descent to O.V. Watney Esq. (†); Christie's, London, 4 July 1967, lot 58 (480 gns to Agnew). with Agnew's, London. J. Gifford, by 1975...

Price: £400,000 - £600,000
ca. US$509,768 - US$764,652

Date: 11 Jul 2019

Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882) Maria Stillman, née Spartali inscribed 'one of the drawings from the studio' (on the reverse of the backboard) black chalk on pale blue-green paper 19 ¼ x 14 in. (48.9 x 35.6 cm.) Provenance Dante Gabriel Rossetti (†); Christie's, London, 12 May 1883, lot 13, as La Bella Manna, Study of a Lady's Head (7 gns to C. Flower). Lord Battersea, Norfolk. Mr. Dearnley...

Price: £150,000 - £250,000
ca. US$191,163 - US$318,605

Date: 11 Jul 2019

John William Waterhouse, R.A. (1849-1917)

John William Waterhouse, R.A. (1849-1917) Study for 'Phyllis and Demophoön', 1905 oil on canvas, unframed 29 ½ x 40 7/8 in. (74.9 x 104.1 cm) Provenance John William Waterhouse, R.A. (†); Christie’s, London, 23 July 1926, either lot 21 (catalogued as Phyllis and Demophoon , 55 x 41 ½ in.) or lot 22 ( A Study for ‘Phyllis and Demophoon’ , 55 x 40 ½ in.); (both lots sold 10 gns to Croal Thomson...

Price: £150,000 - £250,000
ca. US$191,163 - US$318,605

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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

John William Godward, R.B.A. (1861-1922) The Tired Danseuse signed and dated ' J.W. GODWARD . 09' (lower right) oil on canvas, painted oval 21 x 21 ¼ in. (53.5 x 54 cm.) Provenance with Messrs Eugène Cremetti, London, 24 May 1909. Breen Kennedy; Christie’s, London, 25 February 1916, lot 96 (52 gns to Nathan Mitchell Galleries). with Mitchell Galleries, London. Captain Charles Hoskins Master, by...

Price: £100,000 - £150,000
ca. US$127,442 - US$191,163

Date: 11 Jul 2019

George Dunlop Leslie (1835-1921)

George Dunlop Leslie (1835-1921) Fortunes signed, inscribed and numbered 'No 1 G.D. Leslie A.R.A. 8 Grove End Road N.W.' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 44 ¼ x 96 in. (112.4 x 243.8 cm) Provenance William Waring, 21 Harrington Gardens, London, by 1878. His sale (†); Christie's, London, 22 February 1902, lot 45 (90 gns to Wallis...

Price: £100,000 - £150,000
ca. US$127,442 - US$191,163

Date: 11 Jul 2019

John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893)

John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893) Sun-dip, the home of the heron signed and dated 'Atkinson Grimshaw/1893.S.' (lower right) and further signed, inscribed and dated 'Sun-Dip--The.home.of.the.heron./Atkinson Grimshaw./1893.S.' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 18 x 27 in. (45.9 x 68.9 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Phillips, London, 16 June 1998, lot 44. with Richard Green, London. Anonymous sale...

Price: £30,000 - £50,000
ca. US$38,232 - US$63,721

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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

Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959) Ned Osborne on 'Grey Tick' , Zennor Hill, Cornwall signed 'A.J. MUNNINGS' (lower left) oil on canvas 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm.) Provenance with G. Blair Laing, Toronto, 1958, where purchased by the grandfather of the present owners...

Price: £150,000 - £250,000
ca. US$191,163 - US$318,605

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 Bramham Moor Hounds at Weeton Whin signed ' A.J. MUNNINGS .' (lower right) oil on canvas 41 ¾ x 57 in. (106.1 x 144.8 cm.) Provenance Commissioned by Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood (1882-1947), and by descent in the family...

Price: £1,500,000 - £2,000,000
ca. US$1,911,631 - US$2,548,842

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 Green Waggon signed 'A.J. MUNNINGS' (lower left) and further signed and inscribed '"The Green Waggon"/Alfred. J. Munnings,/Castle House,/Dedham E.' (on a "War Service" economy label attached to the stretcher) oil on canvas 25 x 31 in. (63.5 x 78.5 cm.) Provenance with G. Blair Laing, Toronto, 1958, where purchased by the present owner...

Price: £300,000 - £500,000
ca. US$382,326 - US$637,210

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 Fairground signed and dated 'A.J. Munnings/1912' (lower right) oil on canvas 18 x 18 in. (45.7 x 45.7 cm.) Provenance Private Collection, UK, circa 1950, and by descent. Anonymous sale; Christie’s, London, 20 May 2005, lot 114, where purchased by the present owner...

Price: £100,000 - £150,000
ca. US$127,442 - US$191,163

Date: 11 Jul 2019

Edward Lear (1812-1888)

Edward Lear (1812-1888) Palermo, Sicily, with Monte Pellegrino signed twice with monogram and dated '1860' (lower left and lower right) and further signed, inscribed and dated 'for William R Sandbach Esq/by/Edward Lear 1860.' (on a label attached to the reverse) oil on canvas 18 ¾ x 29 5/8 in. (47.6 x 75.4 cm.) Provenance Commissioned by William R. Sandbach, 1860. Private Collection, UK, by the...

Price: £80,000 - £120,000
ca. US$101,953 - US$152,930

Date: 11 Jul 2019

Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A. (1830-1896)

Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A. (1830-1896) Capri oil on canvas 10 ½ x 16 1/8 in. (26.7 x 41 cm.) Provenance Herbert Arnould Olivier (1861-1952), and by descent in the family...

Price: £40,000 - £60,000
ca. US$50,976 - US$76,465

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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...

Price: £70,000 - £100,000
ca. US$89,209 - US$127,442

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 daughter...

Price: £20,000 - £30,000
ca. US$25,488 - US$38,232

Date: 11 Jul 2019

David Shepherd (1930-2017)

David Shepherd (1930-2017) Mostly Elephants signed and dated ‘-David Shepherd- 66’ (lower right) and further signed and inscribed ‘“Mostly Elephants” David Shepherd/Winkworth Farm. Hascombe Godalming. Surrey.’ (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 30 x 60 in. (76.2 x 152.5 cm...

Price: £40,000 - £60,000
ca. US$50,976 - US$76,465

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 a draped female figure for 'The Sleep of Arthur in Avalon' black, white and sanguine chalk on terracotta paper 17 ¾ x 10 ¾ in. (45 x 27.3 cm.) Provenance Major C.S. Goldman, and by descent to his sons John Monck, and Commander Penryn Monck. with Agnew's, London, where purchased for the present collection...

Price: £12,000 - £18,000
ca. US$15,293 - US$22,939

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 a draped female figure, with a subsidiary study of the same, for 'The Sleep of Arthur in Avalon' black, white and sanguine chalk on terracotta paper 13 5/8 x 11 ¾ in. (34.6 x 29.8 cm.) Provenance Major C.S. Goldman, and by descent to his sons John Monck, and Commander Penryn Monck. with Agnew's, London, where purchased for the...

Price: £8,000 - £12,000
ca. US$10,195 - US$15,293

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 for a draped female figure for 'The Sleep of Arthur in Avalon', with a subsidiary figure study in a similar pose black, white and sanguine chalk on terracotta paper 16 1/8 x 11 ¼ in. (41.3 x 28.6 cm.) Provenance Major C.S. Goldman, and by descent to his sons John Monck, and Commander Penryn Monck. with Agnew's, London, where...

Price: £7,000 - £10,000
ca. US$8,920 - US$12,744

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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...

Price: £5,000 - £8,000
ca. US$6,372 - US$10,195

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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...

Price: £5,000 - £8,000
ca. US$6,372 - US$10,195

Date: 11 Jul 2019

John Byam Liston Shaw, A.R.W.S. (1872-1919)

John Byam Liston Shaw, A.R.W.S. (1872-1919) Il Decamerone: A Tale from Boccaccio signed and dated 'BYAM.SHAW.1898' (lower right, in a cartouche) pencil, pen and black ink on paper 18 x 22 5/8 in. (45.7 x 57.5 cm.) Provenance Probably, George Howard, 9th Earl of Carlisle, by whom given to Sir George and Lady Margaret Duckworth...

Price: £5,000 - £8,000
ca. US$6,372 - US$10,195

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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 you/go to-day. & I follow on/Saturday, I do - and I/am your affectionate' (centre); the second...

Price: £2,000 - £3,000
ca. US$2,548 - US$3,823

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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) The Guardian Angel pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gold on paper 17 ¼ x 10 ½ in. (43.9 x 26.7 cm) in the original mount and frame Provenance The artist, by whom given to his daughter, Margaret Mackail (1866-1953), and by descent to her daughter, Angela Margaret Thirkell (née Mackail) (1890-1966), and by descent to...

Price: £30,000 - £50,000
ca. US$38,232 - US$63,721

Date: 11 Jul 2019

Edward Clifford (1844-1907)

Edward Clifford (1844-1907) Fatima, Bluebeard's wife inscribed 'Fatima' (in a cartouche upper left) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic on paper 37 x 15 in. (94 x 38.1 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 2 November 1994, lot 190, where purchased by the father of the present owner...

Price: £7,000 - £10,000
ca. US$8,920 - US$12,744

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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) Female head study for the first of the Three Graces in 'Venus Concordia' signed with initials, inscribed and dated 'EBJ 18/95/for VENUS CON.CORDIA.' (lower right) pencil on paper 18 5/8 x 13 in. (47.3 x 33 cm.) Provenance Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones (†); Christie's, London, 16 July 1898, lot 164 (60 gns to Brook). Lord Battersea...

Price: £20,000 - £30,000
ca. US$25,488 - US$38,232

Date: 11 Jul 2019

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...

Price: £10,000 - £15,000
ca. US$12,744 - US$19,116

Date: 11 Jul 2019

Simeon Solomon (1840-1905)

Simeon Solomon (1840-1905) King Solomon sitting in judgement signed with initials and dated 'SS/ 1881' (lower right) and with inscription 'A Prince in Israel/ S. Solomon. 1881' (on the reverse) pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic on paper laid on board 11 ¾ x 7 ¾ in. (29.8 x 19.8 cm.) Provenance with The Maas Gallery, London, 1970...

Price: £5,000 - £8,000
ca. US$6,372 - US$10,195

Date: 11 Jul 2019