20 May 1999
Alfred Grey, R.H.A. (1845-1926)
Going to the River
signed and dated 'Alfred Grey RHA/1876' (lower left), signed again and inscribed '"Going to the River"/painted by Alfred Grey R.H.A.' (on a label attached to the stretcher)
oil on canvas
31 x 42 in. (78.8 x 106.7 cm.)
John Moreton, Saddell House, Kintyre, by whom purchased at the 1876 exhibition, thence by descent to the present owner.
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Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, 1876, no.42.
This lot is sold with the original invoice from the Royal Hibernian Academy.
The provenance should read: John Moreton, Moseley Court, Wolverhampton, by whom purchased at the 1876 exhibition, thence by descent to the present owner.
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