• Old Masters & 19th Century Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5491

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art

    28 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 109

    Franz de Paula Ferg (Vienna 1689-1740 London)

    A capriccio landscape with figures resting by the ruins of a classical tower, a river and a mountain beyond; and A capriccio landscape with figures resting on a bluff near a ruined tower, a river beyond

    Price Realised  

    Franz de Paula Ferg (Vienna 1689-1740 London)
    A capriccio landscape with figures resting by the ruins of a classical tower, a river and a mountain beyond; and A capriccio landscape with figures resting on a bluff near a ruined tower, a river beyond
    oil on canvas
    12½ x 14 5/8 in. (31.8 x 37.2 cm.)
    in contemporary English carved and gilded frames
    a pair (2)


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    Provenance

    In the family of the present owner since the 18th century, at Kevington Hall, Kent, until 1946, and subsequently at Bentworth Hall, Hampshire.