3 June 2004
Thomas Matthews Rooke, R.W.S. (1842-1942)
Cottage on headland near Hastings, early morning
inscribed and dated 'Hastings 1868' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour
3¾ x 10 in. (9½ x 25.5 cm)
Part of a large collection of material from the artist's studio with Julian Hartnell in the early 1970s
with Martyn Gregory, London, 1975.
with The Fine Art Society, London.
with Abbott and Holder, London, 1977.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
London, Martyn Gregory, Thomas Matthew (sic) Rooke, 1975, no. 35, illustrated in catalogue.
From the same group of watercolours as lot 26, all painted in the Hastings area in 1868.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
This March sees the first US retrospective of Donald Judd in 30 years, revealing aspects of the artist’s practice that may surprise those who think they know it well
From labels and staples to stretchers and repairs — the reverse of an artwork can reveal more about it than you might suppose