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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 293

    TWO EGLINGTON TOURNAMENT FIGURAL DUMMY BOARDS

    CIRCA 1840-1850

    Price Realised  

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    TWO EGLINGTON TOURNAMENT FIGURAL DUMMY BOARDS
    CIRCA 1840-1850
    Oil on canvas applied to board, depicting Sir Lancelot and Guinevere
    43 in. (109 cm.) high (2)


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    The Eglinton Tournament was a re-enactment of a medieval joust and revel held in Scotland on Friday 30 August 1839. It was funded and organized by Archibald Montgomerie, 13th Earl of Eglinton, and took place at Eglinton Castle, near Kilwinning in Scotland.

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