Sale 19DG01 | Lot 155

John Frederick Herring, Snr.

Catalogue: Dogs in Art including the Sporting Art Collection of James W. Smith

Lot Details

Lot 155
John Frederick Herring, Snr.
British, 1795-1865
(i) "Spaniel", Winner of the Derby, 1831, 1836
Inscribed, signed and dated Spaniel 1831/J. Fred. Herring/1836 (lr)
Oil on canvas
9 x 12 inches (22.8 x 30.5 cm)

(ii) "Mundig" - Winner of the Derby, 1835, 1836
Inscribed, signed and dated Mundig/J. Fred. Herring/1836 (lr); inscribed T. Warrall 1977 on a gallery label on the reverse
Oil on canvas
9 x 12 inches (22.8 x 30.5 cm)

Provenance for both works:
Sale, Christie's, London, Jan. 28, 1952, lot 95
Leggatt Brothers, London
Mr. John A. McDougall, acquired from the above
Sale, Sotheby's, New York, Apr. 9. 1999, lot 15


C The Estate of Barbara Wainscott

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $9,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

(i) Scattered inpainting (in the horse and lower left corner area, with few spots in the ground and sky); dirty varnish; frame rubbing; glue lined; few spots look like house paint at right. Scattered fine craquelure. Partially visible stretcher marks.

(ii) Scattered inpainting (in the ksy; some spots in the horse, in the lower right corner and several small spots in the ground); dirty varnish; frame rubbing; glue lined; 1 1/2 inch surface scratch; scattered fine craquelure.


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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $9,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Dogs in Art including the Sporting Art Collection of James W. Smith

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