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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 191

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1840

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1840
    Portrait of a young girl said to be Madam Hughes, mother of Judge Hughes, small-half-length, with a dog on her lap; and Portrait of a young girl said to be Madam Hughes' sister, small-half-length with a posey of flowers
    charcoal heightened with white, cut out and laid down
    ovals
    9½ x 7½ in. (24.2 x 19 cm.) (2)


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    Thomas Hughes (b.1822), Judge and social reformer was the author of 'Tom Brown's School Days.'

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    Provenance

    By repute, the Hughes family, Ufflington, Oxfordshire.