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IMPORTANT ART FROM THE JOHN SCHAEFFER AO COLLECTION

FREDERIC, LORD LEIGHTON, P.R.A., R.W.S.
1830-1896

Coffee House in Algiers

Estimate $30,000 - $40,000

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IMPORTANT ART FROM THE JOHN SCHAEFFER AO COLLECTION

FREDERIC, LORD LEIGHTON, P.R.A., R.W.S.

1830-1896
Coffee House in Algiers

oil on canvas
30.5 x 40 cm

  • Lot Sold SOLD (Hammer Price)

Provenance

Mr Douglas Freshfield
Christie's, London, 2 November 1934, lot 67
Lowry, acquired from the above
Christopher Wood, London
Private Collection, Switzerland
Christie's, London, 5 March 1993, lot 92, illustrated
Private Collection, acquired from the above
Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art, Christie's, London, 17 June 2014, lot 74, illustrated (label verso)
Mr John Schaeffer AO, Sydney, acquired from the above

Exhibited

(Possibly) Royal Society of British Artists, London, 1872, no. 260, 'An Arab Cafe; Algiers'
Works by the Late Lord Leighton of Stretton, Winter 1897, Royal Academy, London no. 141.

Literature

Leonée and Richard Ormond, Lord Leighton, Yale University Press, New Haven, 1975, cat. no. 459, p. 176

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Brett Ballard

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Liza Hallam

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Important Art from The John Schaeffer AO Collection

AU0824  |  29 Apr 2018  |  Sydney
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