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    Sale 6906

    British Art on Paper including Victorian Watercolours from

    3 June 2004, London, King Street

  • Lot 114

    John Inigo Richards, R.A. (c.1720-1810)

    Figures outside a cottage

    Price Realised  


    John Inigo Richards, R.A. (c.1720-1810)
    Figures outside a cottage
    signed with initials and dated 'J:R. R.A./1800.' (lower right) and inscribed 'Richards to his Ingeniou[s]...' (on the reverse of the backing)
    black ink, pencil and watercolour with scratching out
    8¾ x 10¼ in. (22.5 x 26.2 cm.)

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    Richards was a foundation member of the Royal Academy and Secretary from 1788 till his death. Formerly a scene painter his subject matter often consists of castles and country houses.

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