• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 5860

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

    11 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 407

    John Varley, O.W.S. (London 1778-1842)

    Conway Castle, North Wales

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Varley, O.W.S. (London 1778-1842)
    Conway Castle, North Wales
    signed 'J. Varley.' (lower left) and signed, inscribed, dated and numbered 'Conway Castle/North Wales/J. Varley 1822/No. 9' (on the reverse)
    pencil and watercolour with gum arabic and with scratching out on paper
    3 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (9.9 x 20.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    with Pawsey and Payne, London.
    James Thursby-Pelham and by descent to the present owner.