• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 203

    EDWARD ONSLOW FORD (BRITISH, 1852-1901)

    Price Realised  

    EDWARD ONSLOW FORD (BRITISH, 1852-1901)
    A maquette of the horse from the life size sculpture of H.H. Maharajah Sri Sir Chamaraja Wadiyar, G.C.S.I., Maharajah of Mysore (1863-1894)
    signed and dated 'E.Onslow Ford. 1897' (on the base)
    bronze with brown patina, on a black marble plinth base
    15¼ in. (39 cm.) high
    Together with two archival photographs, one of the full size clay sculpture in the artist's studio, the other of the finished statue at its original location in Curzon Park, Mysore.


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    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 209.