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    Sale 7594

    Victorian and Traditionalist Pictures

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 59

    George Dunlop Leslie, R.A. (1835-1921)

    Sweetpeas

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    George Dunlop Leslie, R.A. (1835-1921)
    Sweetpeas
    signed 'by C.R.Leslie.R.A.' (on the reverse of the board)
    oil on canvas laid down on board
    18 x 15 in. (45.7 x 38.1 cm.)


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    George Dunlop Leslie was the son of Charles Robert Leslie, R.A. (1794-1859). The present picture appears to be a section of a larger canvas which the artist cut down, and placed on one of his father's boards. A few other instances of this practice have been recorded.

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