8 November 1996
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
John Dawson Watson (1832-1892)
signed with initials and dated 'J.D.W./1881' (lower right)
oil on panel
16 x 8 in. (40.7 x 20.3 cm.)
Charles J. Galloway; (+) Christie's, 24-27 June 1905, lot 251 (6 gns. to Brown) and thence by descent to the present owner.
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Catalogue of Paintings and Drawings at Thorneyholme, Cheshire, collected by Charles J. Galloway, printed privately, 1892, p. 14, no. 14.
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