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    Sale 5909

    Christie's Interiors

    21 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 449

    Abraham Bruiningh van Worrell (Dutch, b.1787-d.after 1825)

    Two timber merchants and their faithfull companions on the North bank of the Thames, looking west towards St. Mary's Church, Battersea, with Sir William Chamber's Chinese Pagoda at Kew Gardens on the distant horizon

    Price Realised  

    Abraham Bruiningh van Worrell (Dutch, b.1787-d.after 1825)
    Two timber merchants and their faithfull companions on the North bank of the Thames, looking west towards St. Mary's Church, Battersea, with Sir William Chamber's Chinese Pagoda at Kew Gardens on the distant horizon
    signed and dated 'A.B. Worrell R.A./1825' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    16 x 24 in. (40.5 x 61 cm.)


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    Provenance

    E. Joseph, Esq. according to a paper label on the reverse. with Arthur Ackemann & Son London.