5 June 2006
Myles Birket Foster, R.W.S. (1825-1899)
The young anglers
signed with monogram (lower right)
pencil and watercolour with gum arabic, heightened with touches of bodycolour
5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Phillips, London, 19 March 1996, lot 86.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Offered to benefit a new scholarship initiative from Bennington College, this work distils the unique form of abstraction for which the artist would become famous
Ahead of the sale of portraits of four different muses, we focus on the women the artist came to depend on so passionately