• The Nicolette Wernick Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 7919

    The Nicolette Wernick Collection British Watercolours and Paintings (1800-1950)

    16 June 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 68

    George Clare (1835-1890)

    Still life of a bird's nest and primroses

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    George Clare (1835-1890)
    Still life of a bird's nest and primroses
    signed 'GEORGE CLARE' (lower left)
    watercolour and bodycolour, with gum arabic on paper
    13¼ x 9¼ in. (33.5 x 23.4 cm.)


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    A painter of still-lives, Clare exhibited between 1844 and 1899 at the Royal Academy, The British Institution and the Society for British Artists, Suffolk Street. He was the father of Oliver Clare (see lot 63).

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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Exhibited

    Springfield, 1988, no. 6.