• Old Masters and 19th Century A auction at Christies

    Sale 7842

    Old Masters and 19th Century Art

    30 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 76

    John Boultbee (Osgathrope, Leicestershire 1753-1812 Liverpool)

    A grey hunter in a wooded landscape by a stream

    Price Realised  

    John Boultbee (Osgathrope, Leicestershire 1753-1812 Liverpool)
    A grey hunter in a wooded landscape by a stream
    signed and dated 'J. Boultbee Pinxt 1788.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    28 x 36 in. (70.1 x 90.4 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', in The Connoisseur, XCI, March 1933, illus. p. 150.