25 November 2003
Francis Danby, A.R.A. (1793-1861)
Figures by a village stream with figures by terraced houses
signed 'F.DANBY' (lower right)
oil on canvas
15¾ x 19¾ in. (40 x 50 cm.)
with Agnew's, London.
Anon. sale, Phillips, London, 30 April 1991, lot 44 (sold £8,500).
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Francis Greenacre has suggested that the painting can be dated to circa 1818-20 and is most likely a north Someset village, possibly Cheddar.
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