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    Sale 5433

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 402

    Benjamin West, P.R.A. (Pennsylvania 1738-1820 London)

    The Christ Child appearing to Saint Anthony of Padua; Isaac blessing Jacob watched over by Rebecca; and Study of a man carrying a boulder

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Benjamin West, P.R.A. (Pennsylvania 1738-1820 London)
    The Christ Child appearing to Saint Anthony of Padua; Isaac blessing Jacob watched over by Rebecca; and Study of a man carrying a boulder
    signed and dated 'B. West 1798'.
    black chalk on blue-grey paper
    5 x 3½ in.(127 x 89 mm.); 5 x 6 1/8 in. (127 x 155 mm.); and 7 1/8 x 4 5/8 in. (200 x 118 mm.) (3)


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    Provenance

    Possibly the family of the artist, and by descent to;
    Mrs P. Howard; Sotheby's, London, 22 March 1979, part of lot 5.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot is being sold with no reserve.