Tue, 2nd May 2017 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hibernia')

 
  Lot 43
 

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δ Guy L'Hostis (French, B. 1945)<br/>'Margherita &...

δ Guy L'Hostis (French, B. 1945)
'Margherita & Gelyce' Contra Jeux
Signed 'G. L'Hostis (lower left), and inscribed as per title (lower right)
Watercolour and gouache
21½ x 29½in. (54.5 x 75cm.)

The Camper Nicholson twin-masted schooner Margherita built 1913, seen racing the Fife-built 15m Class The Lady Anne, built 1912. Accompanied by the Motor Launch Gelyce VI, built 1921 by Camper Nicholson.


Sold for £1,984
Estimated at £500 - £800

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Gallery condition

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
δ Guy L'Hostis (French, B. 1945)
'Margherita & Gelyce' Contra Jeux
Signed 'G. L'Hostis (lower left), and inscribed as per title (lower right)
Watercolour and gouache
21½ x 29½in. (54.5 x 75cm.)

The Camper Nicholson twin-masted schooner Margherita built 1913, seen racing the Fife-built 15m Class The Lady Anne, built 1912. Accompanied by the Motor Launch Gelyce VI, built 1921 by Camper Nicholson.