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    Sale 12309

    Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art, Maritime Art, Sporting & Wildlife Art

    7 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    Philip Wilson Steer, O.M., R.A. (1860-1942)

    Dover Harbour and Castle

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Philip Wilson Steer, O.M., R.A. (1860-1942)
    Dover Harbour and Castle
    signed and dated 'P.W. Steer 1918' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    21 x 30 in. (53.3 x 76.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    with Colnaghi, London, 1924.
    with Arthur Tooth, London, 1943.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Geoffrey Blackwell, O.B.E. (1884-1943)


    Literature

    B. Laughton, Philip Wilson Steer 1860-1942, Oxford, 1971, p. 153, no. 539.


    Exhibited

    Probably London, New England Arts Club, Summer 1919, no. 89, as 'Dover Castle'.
    London, Tate, Exhibition of Works by P. Wilson Steer, 1929, lent by Mr Geoffrey Blackwell.