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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 462

    JOSEPH LANGSDALE PICKERING, R.B.A., R.O.I. (BRITISH, 1845-1917)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JOSEPH LANGSDALE PICKERING, R.B.A., R.O.I. (BRITISH, 1845-1917)
    Ardlussa Bay and The Salting Cliffs
    each signed 'J L Pickering' (lower left) and further signed and inscribed as titled (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    13 x 23 in. (33 x 58.5 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    Ardlussa Bay is on the Isle of Jura off the West Coast of Scotland. The Isle of Jura is famous for its 'paps' - three distinctive hills. The West coast of the island is uninhabited and home to red deer, wild goats and seabirds.

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    Provenance

    Antique Furnishings of Cokenach Mansion, Messrs. Nash, Son & Rowley, 18-19 September 1947, lots 168 and 169.