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Henry Pether (British, 1790-1890). An oil on canvas painting of the Royal Hospital in Chelsea England with the moon brightening up the foreground revealing ships, young women and the magnificent detail of the hospital. Marked indiscernibly to the bottom right. Approx: 24" H x 36" W (measures image), 28" H x 40" W (measures frame). Provenance: Previously sold by Heritage (June 24th, 2016).


Wax lined canvas, touches of inpaint throughout the canvas, sky has a large 1.5 x 2" area in the center. Signature has heavy inpaint. Craquelure throughout.

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Henry Pether O/C "The Royal Hospital, Chelsea"

Estimate $5,000 - $7,000Jun 30