• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 5860

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

    11 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 149

    Circle of Francis Wheatley, R.A. (London 1747-1801 Middlesex)

    Portrait of a naval officer, full-length, in uniform, a telescope in his right hand

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Francis Wheatley, R.A. (London 1747-1801 Middlesex)
    Portrait of a naval officer, full-length, in uniform, a telescope in his right hand
    oil on canvas
    32 x 25 in. (81.4 x 63.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    A.J. Scott, chaplain and private secretary on the Victory to Lord Nelson (according to tradition).