26 June 2007
Frederick Goodall (British, 1822-1904)
Unloading cotton on the Nile
signed with monogram (lower left)
oil on canvas
17¼ x 34¼ in. (43.8 x 87 cm.)
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 22 October 1986, lot 322.
Bought at the above sale by the present owner.
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