20 - 21 September 2004
JEAN ANTOINE THÉODORE (BARON) GUDIN (1802-1880)
THE SCHOONER 'CLAYMORE' IN A SWELL; AND THE 'CLAYMORE' IN A CALM
both signed and dated 'T GUDIN 1878.' (the former lower right, the latter lower left)
oil on canvas
24 x 36 in. (60.1 x 91.4 cm.)
a pair (2)
With Arthur Ackerman, London.
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The 130-ton wooden Schooner 'Claymore' was owned by Hastings, 9th Duke of Bedford (1818-1891) between 1881 and 1883 until he replaced her with the steam yacht 'Northumbria'.
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