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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 240

    GEORGE JONES, R.A. (BRITISH, 1786-1869)

    Studies of Waterloo

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GEORGE JONES, R.A. (BRITISH, 1786-1869)
    Studies of Waterloo
    oil on board
    16 x 19½ in. (40.6 x 50.2 cm.)


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    George Jones prided himself on his similarity in appearance to Wellington. Wellington was reputed to have said "That's funny, for I have never been mistaken for Mr Jones".

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's South Kensington, 9 June 1994, lot 2.