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Lot 0037
oil on canvas on board, signed at lower right, retaining several old labels on the verso, presented in the likely original gilt composition frame.
DOA 15 x 13.25 in.
Morten was a Victorian artist, most recognized for his 1865 illustrations for Swift's Gulliver's Travels. Tragically, he committed suicide at the age of thirty.
The Estate of William Lee Pritchard, M.D., Charlotte, NC
Additional high-resolution photos are available at LelandLittle.com


Paint flaking to lower right figures; painted gold frame.

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Thomas Morten (1836-1866), The Rejected

Estimate $25 - $25,000Jul 1, 2017
620 Cornerstone Court
Hillsborough, NC 27278
United States
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