5 July 2000
Wooded landscapes with pastoral figures - a set of overdoors
one signed with initials 'L.E.'
oil on canvas, shaped
30 x 66 in. (76.2 x 167.6 cm.)
a set of four (4)
Sir Julius Wernher, 1st Bt. (1850-1912), Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire, in the Grand Hall, by whom bequeathed, with a life interest to his widow, Alice, Lady Wernher, subsequently Lady Ludlow (1862-1945), to their son
Sir Harold Wernher, 3rd Bt., G.C.V.O. (1893-1973), Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire, in the Hall, and by descent.
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1913 Luton Hoo Inventory, p. 29, no. 127 (the set of four), in the Grand Hall.
1949 Luton Hoo Inventory, p. 3 (the set of four), in the Hall.
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