12 March 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
Edward Seago, R.W.S., R.B.A. (1910-1974)
Barges unloading, Delft
signed 'Edward Seago' (lower left)
oil on canvas
18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm.)
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Seago made several trips to Holland in the 1950s in his ketch Capricorn, and it may be possible to date the picture to either 1951 when he visited south Holland, or to 1953 when we know he visited Delft.
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