Tue, 6th Nov 2018 11:00

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

 
  Lot 52
 

52

δ δ RICHARD WILLIS (BRITISH, B. 1924) - A naval engagement between H.M.S. 'Guerriere' and U.S.S. 'Constitution’ off the coast of Nova Scotia, 19th August 1812

δ RICHARD WILLIS (BRITISH, B. 1924)

A naval engagement between H.M.S. 'Guerriere' and U.S.S. 'Constitution' off the coast of Nova Scotia, 19th August 1812

Oil on board

Signed 'Richard Willis' (lower left)

29 x 39in. (73.5 x 99cm.)

Sold for £1,054
Estimated at £800 - £1,200

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report

Board flat with no sign of warp; painting in good overall 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 RICHARD WILLIS (BRITISH, B. 1924)

A naval engagement between H.M.S. 'Guerriere' and U.S.S. 'Constitution' off the coast of Nova Scotia, 19th August 1812

Oil on board

Signed 'Richard Willis' (lower left)

29 x 39in. (73.5 x 99cm.)

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Speedy'), Tue, 6th Nov 2018

Page turning catalogue here

Downloadable bid form here

Main View and Sale Venue:
25 Blythe Road
London, W14 0PD

Large Object View and Post-Sale Collection:
6 Imperial Studios
3-11 Imperial Road
London, SW6 2AG

 

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Tuesday, 6th November
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