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Summer Fine Art Sale (#173LS) 15/07/2017 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 4 of 987: Attributed to Sir Thomas Lawrence PRA (1769-1830) Portrait of a gentleman, head and shoulders, believed to be the artist John Martin (1789-1854), wearing a black jacket and white cravat Pencil with coloured chalks, 18.5cm by 14cm John Martin first exhibited his famous "Sadak, In search of the Waters of Oblivion " at the RA in 1812 and it is possible that Martin would have come to Lawrence's attention at this time. By 1821 Sir Thomas Lawrence famously referred to the artist John Martin as

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Sold For:£1,100
Estimate: £600 - £800

Summer Fine Art Sale (#173LS)  15/07/2017 10:00 AM BST  Closed