London, South Kensington
10 May 2001
Sydney Herbert (1854-1914)
Babylon; and the Crucifixion of the Tyrians by Alexander the Great
the former signed and dated 'Sydney Herbert 1878', both inscribed with titles (on the reverse)
oil on canvas, unframed, unstretched
the former: 40¾ x 60 in. (101.6 x 152.4 cm.); the latter: 43 x 65.1/.4 in. (109.2 x 165.7 cm.)
and a capriccio of Vesuvius erupting by another hand.
three in the lot (3)
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