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    Sale 5979

    Old Master, 19th Century and British Drawings and Watercolours

    9 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 646

    Peter De Wint, O.W.S. (Stone, Staffordshire 1784-1849 London)

    A wagon by a post mill

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Peter De Wint, O.W.S. (Stone, Staffordshire 1784-1849 London)
    A wagon by a post mill
    with collectors drystamp 'T.B.' (lower right)
    pen and brown ink
    4¼ x 7¼ in. (10.9 x 18.5 cm.)


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    Please see lot 138 for further information on the provenance of this picture.

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    Provenance

    Miss G. M. Bostock; Christie's, London, 12 September 1941, part of lot 35.
    H. S. Paget; Christie's, London, 10 March 1950, part of lot 11.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 20 October 1970, lot 67.
    with Agnew's, London.
    The late Theodore Besterman; Christie's, London, 17 November 1981, lot 87 (his dry stamp).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please refer to the note on lot 638 for further information on this drawing and not to lot 138 as stated in the catalogue entry.


    Exhibited

    Lincoln, Usher Art Gallery, Peter De Wint Exhibition, 1937, no. 134, lent by Miss Bostock.