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    Sale 12309

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

    7 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 212

    Francis Sartorius (1782-after 1808)

    H.M. frigate Phoenix, 36 guns, attacking the French frigate La Didon, 44 guns, 10 August 1805; and The capture of La Didon by H.M. frigate Phoenix

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    Francis Sartorius (1782-after 1808)
    H.M. frigate Phoenix, 36 guns, attacking the French frigate La Didon, 44 guns, 10 August 1805; and The capture of La Didon by H.M. frigate Phoenix
    the second signed and dated 'F Sartorius 1805' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    9 1/8 x 12 ¼ in. (23.2 x 31 cm.)
    (2)a pair


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    Provenance

    Thomas B. Gabriel Esq. (†); Christie's, London, 15 March 1929, lot 22 (58 gns. to Pyke).