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    Sale 2055

    Sporting and Wildlife Art

    3 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 15

    Attributed to John Ferneley, Sen. (British, 1782-1860)

    The hunt scurry: A scene near Melton

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Attributed to John Ferneley, Sen. (British, 1782-1860)
    The hunt scurry: A scene near Melton
    oil on canvas
    12 x 48 in. (30.4 x 122 cm.)


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    For another version of this work see Major Guy Paget, The Melton Mowbray of John Ferneley (1782-1860), Leicester, 1931, pp. 34-36, ill. opp. p. 34..

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF SIR JOHN R.H. AND LADY THOURON, REMOVED FROM HISTORIC DOE RUN FARM, A DU PONT LEGACY


    Literature

    Major Guy Paget, The Melton Mowbray of John Ferneley (1782-1860), Leicester, 1931, pp. 34-36, ill. opp. p. 34., for another version.