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    Sale 5858

    Old Masters & 19th Century Works of Art

    10 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 200

    Circle of Alexander Runciman (Edinburgh 1736-1785)

    Venus and Mars

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Alexander Runciman (Edinburgh 1736-1785)
    Venus and Mars
    oil on canvas
    35 1/8 x 28 3/8 in. (89.2 x 72.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 30 April 1954, lot 63, as Thornhill (10 gns. to Appley).
    John Harris Esq, by 1958.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE JOSEPH McCRINDLE, SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS (LOTS 43, 202, 209 & 213)


    Exhibited

    London, Guildhall Art Gallery, Sir James Thornhill, 1958.