THOMAS SEDDON

Lot 74: THOMAS SEDDON

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Description: PROPERTY OF PRE-RAPHAELITE INC. 1821-1856 PENELOPE 'THEN DURING THE DAY SHE WOVE THE LARGE WEB, WHICH AT NIGHT SHE UNRAVELLED' THE ODYSSEY signed and dated l.r.: T Seddon 18/52 oil on canvas 91.5 by 71cm., 36 by 28in.
Exhibited: London, Royal Academy, 1852, no. 339;
London, Society of Arts, Thomas Seddon Memorial Exhibition, 1857
Literature: John P. Seddon, Memoir and Letters of the late Thomas Seddon, artist, By his Brother, 1859, pp. 16-17;
The Journal of the Society of Arts, May 1857, pp.360-362;
The Art Journal, 1857, p.198
Provenance: George Wilson of Redgrave Hall, Suffolk and thence by descent to Mr P.J. Holt Wilson, by whom sold Sotheby's, 28 November 1972, lot 49
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