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    Sale 7435

    British Works on Paper

    21 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 4

    Peter de Wint, O.W.S. (1784-1849)

    A coastal landscape

    Price Realised  

    Peter de Wint, O.W.S. (1784-1849)
    A coastal landscape
    pencil and watercolour
    4 x 9¼ in. (10.2 x 23.5 cm.)


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    Seascapes are rare in de Wint's oeuvre, for a comparable work, in the collection of Mr and Mrs Cyril Fry, see D. Scrase, Drawings and Watercolours by Peter de Wint, Cambridge, 1979, p. 21, no. 49.

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    Provenance

    Miss P. Tatlock; Christie's, London, 2 March 1876, lot number untraced. Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 18 November 1980, lot 162 as 'mud flats'.