Sale 18CN02 | Lot 41

Attributed to Sir Thomas Lawrence

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

Lot Details

Lot 41
Attributed to Sir Thomas Lawrence
Portrait of Robert Percy ("Bobus") Smith (1770-1845)
Oil on canvas
30 1/8 x 25 inches (76.2 x 63.5 cm)
Provenance:
Thomas Agnew & Sons, London
Exhibited:
Lawrence Exhibition, Bristol, England, 1951
Robert ("Bobus") Smith was a lawyer, businessman and member of Parliament for Grantham, Lincolnshire.


Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Wax relined. Surface a bit flattened. Very dense varnish layer; no restoration visible under UV light. There may be touches of restoration and some strengthening of contours, but impossible to say for certain.


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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

Wed, May 23, 2018 at 10am EDT
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