Lot 28: Albert Chevallier Tayler, R.A. (1862-1925)
20TH CENTURY BRITISH ART
November 22, 2002
London, United Kingdom
Description: A fishergirl, Boulogne signed and dated 'A. Chevallier Tayler.99.' (lower right) oil on canvas 14 x 10 in. (35.5 x 25.4 cm.) PROVENANCE Anon. sale, Christie's London, 29 January 1906, lot 54 (2gns. to Grant). NOTES The present work recalls Tayler's earlier masterpiece, The Departure of the Fishing Fleet, Boulogne (1891; City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery).