20 May 1999
Bartholomew Colles Watkins, R.H.A. (1833-1891)
Kylemore Lake, Connemara
signed and dated 'B Colles.Watkins RHA. 1878' (lower left), signed again and inscribed 'Kylemore Lake. Connemara/B Colles Watkins. RHA.' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
29 x 46 in. (73.7 x 116.8 cm.)
John Moreton, Saddell House, Kintyre, by whom purchased at the 1878 exhibition, thence by descent to the present owner.
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Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, 1878, no.51.
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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