Lot 1605: Frederick William Waters Watts (1800-1862) Figures in a river landscape 24 x 36in.
December 1, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Frederick William Waters Watts (1800-1862)
oil on canvas
Figures in a river landscape
24 x 36in.
Oil on original canvas in rather neglected condition, canvas is a little saggy, paint very dirty with a number of dents including an L shaped tear in the sky, fine craquelure running throughout the paint particularly the sky, feels like it is just starting to lift in place, bears a signature lower right, housed in a very tatty gilt gesso frame, with artist details inscribed verso. Please note this lot is being sold as Manner of rather than fully attributed to.
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