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FS19: Two Day Fine Art Sale

Attributed To Stanhope Alexander Forbes [1857-1947] - Fishermen Repairing Nets

Auction Lot FS19/263

Attributed to Stanhope Alexander Forbes [1857-1947] - Fishermen repairing nets - oil sketch on canvas signed Stanhope A Forbes to reverse in pencil there is also a label attached to the back board inscribed 'Sketch by' with signature of Stanhope A Forbes oil on canvas laid in a mount 23 x 305cm.

Attributed To Stanhope Alexander Forbes [1857-1947] - Fishermen Repairing Nets (FS19/263) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 3rd July 2013 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

Attributed to Stanhope Alexander Forbes [1857-1947] - Fishermen repairing nets - oil sketch on canvas signed Stanhope A Forbes to reverse in pencil there is also a label attached to the back board inscribed 'Sketch by' with signature of Stanhope A Forbes oil on canvas laid in a mount 23 x 305cm.

Provenance

Family History Has It That This Sketch Was Gifted To The Vendors Grandmother, A Miss Kathleen Fraser, By Stanhope Forbes. There Are Two Photocopy Letters Accompanying The Lot. Both Written And Signed By Stanhope Forbes. One Is Difficult To Read. The Other Is A Reference By The Artist For Miss Kathleen Fraser Stating Fraser Was 'for A Considerable Time, His Pupil, And Was Well Qualified To Teach Drawing Or Painting'. The Letters Are Dated 1915.

Estimate

£2,000 - £3,000

Department

Pictures

Sale Information

FS19: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Wednesday, 3rd July 2013
Thursday, 4th July 2013

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 2:00pm on Wednesday, 3rd July 2013 as part of the Paintings, Watercolours, Drawings and Prints section of the sale.

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

Daniel GoddardDaniel Goddard


Martin ScadgellMartin Scadgell


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