• 20th Century British Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5885

    20th Century British Art

    23 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 86

    Paul Fordyce Maitland (1863-1909)

    Battersea Bridge

    Price Realised  

    Paul Fordyce Maitland (1863-1909)
    Battersea Bridge
    signed 'Paul Maitland' (lower right)
    oil on board
    6½ x 10 in. (16.5 x 25.4 cm.)
    Painted circa 1888.


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    The present work was probably painted soon after the new Battersea Bridge, designed by Bazalgette, was opened in 1885.
    K.M.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 March 1984, lot 4.