Lot 2183: British School, painting
November 4, 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: British School (19th century), Dunce boy, 1852, oil on canvas, signed and dated "J.J. Devas", lower right, 16"l x 12"w (sight), framed
Condition Report: Good, relined, cleaned, probable restorations
Provenance: Property from the collection of a Chester, NJ horse breeder; Christie's South Kensington - This Somerset Hills, New Jersey Horse breeder's collection was a reflection of her life's work. An attractive selection of equestrian art and decorative objects acquired from International auction houses and London antique dealers.