• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 172

    SHALCROSS FITZHERBERT WIDDRINGTON (BRITISH, 1826-1917)

    A folio of watercolours and drawings, including topographical views of Italy, The Dardanelles, Algiers and Egypt

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    SHALCROSS FITZHERBERT WIDDRINGTON (BRITISH, 1826-1917)
    A folio of watercolours and drawings, including topographical views of Italy, The Dardanelles, Algiers and Egypt
    variously inscribed and dated, between the years 1855 and 1868
    pencil and watercolour
    The largest - 9½ x 13½ in. (24 x 34.3 cm.)
    Together with six oil sketches on board, possibly by the same hand, including two views of Domenica; a garden in Jamaica; a Venetian scene; and two views in Algiers
    a lot


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    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 132.