16 November 2006
Robert Hills, O.W.S. (1769-1844)
A herd of deer resting in a glade
pencil and watercolour
16¼ x 20¼ in. (41.3 x 51.4 cm.)
with Agnew's, London.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 12 April 1994, lot 71, where purchased by the present owner.
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