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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 129

    George Vicat Cole (British, 1833-1893)

    A Thames backwater

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    George Vicat Cole (British, 1833-1893)
    A Thames backwater
    signed with monogram and dated '1880' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    34 x 54¼ in. (86.4 x 137.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1880.


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    with Omell Galleries, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    (Probably) London, Royal Academy, 1880, no. 15, as 'A Thames Backwater. "A watery maze; haunt of still solitude"'.