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Charles Towne, About to Set Out
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TITLE:  About to Set Out
ARTIST:  Charles Towne (British, 1763–1842)
WORK DATE:  1816
CATEGORY:  Paintings
MATERIALS:  Oil on canvas
MARKINGS:  Signed and dated
SIZE:  Frame size: 38 x 48 in / 97 x 122 cm
STYLE:  Old Masters
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Willow Gallery  +44 (0)20 7968 1830  Send Email
PROVENANCE:  Sir Humphrey de Trefford, Bt.
Sale, Christie’s London, 13 December 1929, lot 145 (1000gns. to Ackermann) one of a large group of paintings sold by Sir Humphrey de Trefford, including six works by Towne.
Purchased from Arthur Ackermann and Son Ltd., London, 11 September 1930.
Christie’s, London 1999
With Richard Green, London
Private Collection UK.
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Willow Gallery Inventory Catalogue
LITERATURE:  W. Shaw Sparrow, A Book of Sporting Painters, London, 1931, illustrated opposite p. 133.
EXHIBITION HISTORY:  London, Hayward Gallery, Arts Council of Great Britain, British Sporting Painting 1650 – 1850, 1974, no. 121.
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