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    Sale 12309

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

    7 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 81

    George Percy Jacomb-Hood, M.V.O., R.B.A. (1857-1929)

    "A very gallant gentleman": Lawrence 'Titus' Oates walking out into the night

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    George Percy Jacomb-Hood, M.V.O., R.B.A. (1857-1929)
    "A very gallant gentleman": Lawrence 'Titus' Oates walking out into the night
    signed 'G.P JACOMB-HOOD' (lower right) and further signed and inscribed 'Artists' War Fund/An incident in the S. Pole Expedition/"a very gallant gentleman"/sketch for a proposed picture/G.P. Jacomb-Hood/26 Tite St./Chelsea SW' (on the artist's label attached to the reverse)
    oil on board
    17 ¾ x 23 ¼ in. (45.1 x 59.1 cm.)


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