Lot 78 of 210:
Walter Stocks sketch of In Memory  

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Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
In Memory

Author:
Stocks, Arthur

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Date:
Late 19th century

Description:

Oil on board. 13x10 cm (5¼x4") visible. Matted and framed, overall 32x27 cm (12¾x10¾"). 

Preliminary sketch in oil for the painting "in Memory" with a father and infant child beside a new grave, presumably the babe's mother. Arthur Stocks (1846-1889) studied under his father, engraver Lumb Stocks and later at the Royal Academy. His older brother Walter Stocks, was also a well-known painter of landscapes. The work for which this is a sketch was purchased by the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.


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Condition:
Fine.


 
Item number:
274665
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