15 November 2007
Frederick Richard Lee, R.A. (1798-1879)
signed and inscribed 'solitude/F. R. Lee RA/No. 2' (on an old label on the reverse)
oil on canvas
29¾ x 50¼ in. (75.5 x 127.7 cm.)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
London, Royal Academy, 1866, no. 118.
We are grateful to Kenneth Westwood for his help in preparing this catalogue entry.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Auctioneers Cécile Verdier and Jussi Pylkkänen introduce a dynamic cross-channel live conversation between London and Paris for 20th Century week
A radical work by France’s greatest living painter, produced at a key moment in his career