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    Sale 12309

    Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art, Maritime Art, Sporting & Wildlife Art

    7 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    Edmund Blair Leighton (1852-1922)

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    Edmund Blair Leighton (1852-1922)
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    signed and dated 'E. BLAIR LEIGHTON. 1890.' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    37 ¼ x 20 ½ in. (94.6 x 51.4 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Kara Lysandra Ross for her help in preparing this catalogue entry. The picture will be included in her forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the work of Edmund Blair Leighton.

    Provenance

    T. Burchell; Christie’s, London, 4 May 1928, lot 81 (72 gns).
    H. & P. de Casseres.
    Anonymous sale; Christie’s, London, 28 March 1956, lot 30 (16 gns to Campo).
    Private collection, Antwerp.