5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 32,450
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
EDWARD ROBERT SMYTHE (BRITISH, 1810-1899)
The Horse Fair
oil on canvas
32½ x 66 in. (82.5 x 168 cm.)
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Edward Smythe painted a similar picture of the Woolpit Horse Fair, Suffolk, which was exhibited with Oscar and Peter Johnson Ltd. in 1964. It has been suggested that the present lot may be an alternate view of the same scene.
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with Oscar and Peter Johnson Ltd., London.
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