• Christie's Interiors  auction at Christies

    Sale 2190

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 114

    John Russell R.A. (British, 1745-1806)

    Portrait of John Palmer, Esq. dressed as "Comus"

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    John Russell R.A. (British, 1745-1806)
    Portrait of John Palmer, Esq. dressed as "Comus"
    pastel and white chalk on paper
    27½ x 23½ in. (698 x 596 mm.), oval


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    Provenance

    ]. Newland Esq.
    Mrs. Gough Nicholls with Fletcher's, London, from whom acquired by Robertson Davies on 18 July 1967.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. AND MRS. ROBERTSON DAVIES, TORONTO


    Literature

    G.C. Williamson, John Russell R.A., London, 1894, p. 156.