• Maritime Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5949

    Maritime Art

    11 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 3

    Francis Swaine (c.1715-1782)

    A Squadron of the Red running in to their anchorage

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Francis Swaine (c.1715-1782)
    A Squadron of the Red running in to their anchorage
    signed 'F Swaine' (on log, lower left)
    oil on canvas, unframed
    31 x 46¼ in. (78.7 x 117.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, U.K., stolen in 2000, recovered and resolved in 2009.