27 October 2014
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James Seymour (British, 1702-1752)
A Stable Interior, a Groom bringing Oats to a Bay and a Grey Stallion
oil on canvas
24 7/8 x 29¼ in. (62.9 x 74.3 cm.)
with Richard Green, London.
Thomas Mellon Evans (1910-1997), Virginia.
By descent to the present owner.
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