30 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
William Henry Hunt (London 1790-1864)
A young woman seated, wearing a wide-brimmed hat
black chalk, watercolor
12¾ x 8 in. (323 x 204 mm.); and Reverend Matthew William Peters, A mother watching her sleeping child; Thomas Uwins, R.A., A female nude seated in a landscape; English School, late 18th Century, A young boy holding a candle (recto); and Sketches of ancient warriors wearing helmets (verso); English School, 19th Century, A woman seated, painting at an easel (5)
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