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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 399

    After Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A.

    Portrait of Dr Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), half-length, in a brown coat and waistcoat, a cane in his left hand

    Price Realised  

    After Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A.
    Portrait of Dr Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), half-length, in a brown coat and waistcoat, a cane in his left hand
    oil on canvas
    15¼ x 12½ in. (38.8 x 31.8 cm.)


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    After the picture in Tate Britain, with the addition of the cane.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Barclay Perkins & Co. Ltd., Anchor Brewery, Southwark.