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    Sale 2055

    Sporting and Wildlife Art

    3 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 79

    Alfred William Strutt (British, 1856-1924)

    An unfortunate tumble

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alfred William Strutt (British, 1856-1924)
    An unfortunate tumble
    signed 'Alfred W Strutt' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    40 x 68 in. (101.6 x 172.7 cm.)


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    The son of the artist William Strutt, Alfred William Strutt was born in Taranaki, New Zealand in 1856. He painted a variety of subjects including genre and sporting scenes and exhibited regularly at the Royal Academy.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF WILLIAM AND ELEANOR WOOD PRINCE, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS