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    Sale 12309

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

    7 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 121

    Stanhope Alexander Forbes, R.A. (1857-1947)

    The farmer's wife

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Stanhope Alexander Forbes, R.A. (1857-1947)
    The farmer's wife
    signed 'Stanhope A. Forbes' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    18 ¼ x 14 ¼ in. (46.3 x 36 cm.)


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    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Given to Major C.G. Evans by Mrs Maud Forbes, from the studio of Stanhope A. Forbes, R.A. in about 1950, and by descent to the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Penzance, Penlee Museum & Art Gallery, December 1987-August 1993, on loan.
    Penzance, Penlee Museum & Art Gallery, Focus on Forbes: A Celebration of Stanhope Forbes' 150th Birthday, June-September 2007.