6 December 1996,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 5,175
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
Russell Reeve (British, op.1889-1917)
The Epsom Derby, 1907
signed and dated '.../The Derby 1907' lower left and inscribed 'Slieve Gallion Wool Winder Orby' lower center
watercolor and gouache on paper
10 x 14in. (25.4 x 35.6cm.)
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