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    Sale 5430

    Old Master & British Pictures

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 158

    Attributed to Thomas Heaphy (1775-1835)

    Equestrian portrait of the Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), with troops and a coastal landscape beyond

    Price Realised  

    Attributed to Thomas Heaphy (1775-1835)
    Equestrian portrait of the Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), with troops and a coastal landscape beyond
    oil on canvas
    30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Richard Ormond for pointing out the relationship between the present picture and 'Wellington with his Generals' of 1813 (location unknown, engraved by Thomas Heaphy and Anker Smith in 1822), and a closely related watercolour in the National Army Museum.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF A DISTINGUISHED LADY (LOT 158)