London, South Kensington
12 March 2008
Henry John Boddington (1811-1865)
Eel Bucks on the Thames, after a shower
indistinctly inscribed 'Eel Bucks on the Thames, after a shower' (on an old label on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
19½ x 31½ in. (49.5 x 80 cm.)
with Newhouse Galleries, New York.
with Mortimer Brandt Gallery, New York.
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