• Old Masters & 19th Century Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5491

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art

    28 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 117

    John Boultbee (Osgathorpe, Leicestershire 1753-1812 Liverpool)

    A flea-bitten grey hunter and a terrier in a river landscape

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Boultbee (Osgathorpe, Leicestershire 1753-1812 Liverpool)
    A flea-bitten grey hunter and a terrier in a river landscape
    signed and dated 'J. Boultbee 1808' (lower left)
    oil on canvas, laid down on panel
    24 x 30 in. (60.9 x 76 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The Hon. Mrs. Tennant, by 1933, and by descent to the present owner.


    Literature

    W. Shaw Sparrow, 'John Boultbee: Sporting Painter', The Connoisseur, XCI, March 1933, illus. p.151.