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    Sale 12309

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

    7 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 322

    Francis Sartorius (1734-1804)

    Lord Weymouth's Conqueror beating the Duke of Bolton's Looby at Newmarket

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    Francis Sartorius (1734-1804)
    Lord Weymouth's Conqueror beating the Duke of Bolton's Looby at Newmarket
    inscribed 'Conqueror the Property of the late Honble Lord Thos Weymouth in 1735 he was Master Carrying Eight Stone Nine Pound/Against the Duke of Bolton's Horse Looby. Carrying Eight Stone Six Pound A 4 Mile Heat over the Beacon Course New Market/ for 300 Guineas' (lower centre)
    oil on canvas
    20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Mrs James Rothschild; Christie's, London, 10 December 1971, lot 17.
    with Arthur Ackermann & Son, Ltd., London.
    Private Collection, Virginia.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the images for lot 321 and lot 322 have been transposed in the printed catalogue.
    Please refer to the images online.
    Please note the additional provenance - Mrs James Rothschild; Christie's, London, 10 December 1971, lot 17.