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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 110

    SAMUEL COTES (BRITISH, 1734-1818)

    Price Realised  

    SAMUEL COTES (BRITISH, 1734-1818)
    A set of three tromp l'oeil depictions of hanging game birds, including a cock pheasant, a jay and two pheasants
    the first signed 'S.Cotes Pinxt.' (lower left); the second signed and dated 'S.Cotes pxt./1791' (lower left); the third, indistinctly dated (lower right)
    pastel on paper, laid down on canvas
    Each -- 22 x 16 5/8 in. (56 x 42.2 cm.)
    In gilded frames surmounted by ribbon-tie crestings (3)


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