• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 245

    FOLLOWER OF FRANCISCO COLLANTES

    A figure and his hound in an extensive landscape; A figure on a country lane in a mountainous landscape; A shepherd and his flock in a landscape, a cottage and mountains beyond

    Price Realised  

    FOLLOWER OF FRANCISCO COLLANTES
    A figure and his hound in an extensive landscape; A figure on a country lane in a mountainous landscape; A shepherd and his flock in a landscape, a cottage and mountains beyond
    oil on canvas
    29 x 39¼ in. (74 x 100 cm.)
    a set of three (3)


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    For similar examples see Angulo, D. and Perez-Sanchez, A.E. Pintura Madrilea segundo tercio siglo XVII, nos. 57-59.

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    Provenance

    Almost certainly acquired by Captain Samuel Edward Widdrington, R.N., (formerly Cook) (1787-1856) during his extensive travels throughout Spain between 1829-1832 and 1842 and by descent at Newton Hall, Northumberland.


    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 134 (as Ignacio de Iriarte).