A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III EMBOSSED BIRD PICTURES
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A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III EMBOSSED BIRD PICTURES

ATTRIBUTED TO ISAAC SPACKMAN, CIRCA 1764-71

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A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III EMBOSSED BIRD PICTURES
ATTRIBUTED TO ISAAC SPACKMAN, CIRCA 1764-71
A peacock pheasant and a green finch, a red and blue macaw and a red-headed finch, a touraco and roseate finch, and an Indian bee-eater and brown Indian dove, each in a gilt and ebonised frame, a rose-coloured ouzel labelled 'ROSE COLOURED OUZEL SHOT NEAR HORWOOD', a grey redstart labelled 'GREY REDSTART. WAS SHOT ON THE ROCKS OF GIBRALTAR, AND SENT TO MR. CATSBY', and another
15¾ x 19 in. (40 x 48 cm.) and 9¾ x 12¼ in. (25 x 31 cm.) (7)
Provenance
Champ Soleil, Furniture and Decorative Arts from the Russell B. Aitken Collection, Christie's, New York, 25 November 2003, lot 151 (five of the seven)

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