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    Sale 5931

    The Sunday Sale Including the Property of the Late Audrey Burton O.B.E.

    31 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 97

    JOHN RUSSELL, R.A. (BRITISH, 1745-1806)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JOHN RUSSELL, R.A. (BRITISH, 1745-1806)
    Portrait of a young lady, seated half-length, reading a novel, a landscape beyond
    signed and dated 'John Russell R.A. p.1804' (lower right)
    pastel
    39½ x 29½ in. (100.2 x 75 cm.)
    In an early 19th century giltwood frame


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    Provenance

    Captain Stuart Foster (according to an inscription on the reverse).