30 November 2001
Benjamin Williams Leader, R.A. (1831-1923)
A quiet pool on the river Llugy, near Capel Curig
signed and dated 'B. W. Leader. 1872.' (lower right) and signed and inscribed 'A Quiet pool on the river Llugy near Capel Curig/B.W Leader.' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
20 x 30 in. (50.7 x 76.3 cm.)
Sold by the artist to Colls of Birmingham, January 1872 for £40 as 'A Still Pool on the Llugwy near Capel Curig.'
R. Waldron, 1958.
with Omell Galleries, London.
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