Frederick Leighton

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LEIGHTON Frederick Study For The Daphnephoria

Sotheby's /Dec 10, 2014
5,060.09 - 7,590.13
8,696.88

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Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A

 

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Frederick Leighton - Cappella Palatina

Frederick Leighton - Cappella Palatina

Original 1840
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Lot number: 107
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Frederic Leighton - 'Cappella Palatina, Palermo', oil on canvas, inscribed verso, approx 40.5cm x 27.5cm, within an inscribed mount and gilt composition frame with egg and dart moulding. Provenance: Sir Thomas Devitt; his sale, Christie's 16th May 1924, Lot 117. Note: see Leonee & Richard Ormond 'Lord Leighton', published for Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press, 1975, no. 501, p.177 (as untraced). * The description of the above lot by the auctioneer in the language of the auction is the governing description. Any translation using Google translate is a guide only - its accuracy cannot be guaranteed and it is used at your own risk.
Frederick Leighton - Solitude ( A Study For The Oil Painting Of 1890)

Frederick Leighton - Solitude ( A Study For The Oil Painting Of 1890)

Original 1890
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Lot number: 80
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LORD FREDERICK LEIGHTON (1830-1896), BRITISH SOLITUDE ( A STUDY FOR THE OIL PAINTING OF 1890) Charcoal heightened with white on brown paper with studio blind stamp lower left; titled in pencil bottom centre, encircled letter and number ‘J 83’’ (or ‘H’’ indistinct) in pencil on the verso Sheet 14" x 10" — 35.6 x 25.4 cm. Provenance: The Morris Gallery, Toronto Note: The LLC studio stamp relates to the Lord Leighton Collection and was put on all drawings which remained in Leighton’’s studio at Leighton House at the time of his death. The encircled number ‘J(?)83’’ verso is a reference number from the Fine Art Society who sold Leighton’’s drawings in c. 1897. Leighton’’s finished canvas “Solitude” measuring 72” x 36” is in the Maryhill Museum of Art, Goldendale, Washington.
Frederick Leighton - The Sluggard

Frederick Leighton - The Sluggard

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Lot number: 1
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Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1830-1896) The Sluggard signed 'Fred Leighton', inscribed ' FOUNDED BY J W SINGER & SONS./FROME SOMERSET', 'PUBLISHED BY ARTHUR LESLIE COLLIE/39B OLD BOND STREET LONDON/MAY 1ST 1890' and with title to the front bronze, mid-brown patina 20 ¾ in. (52.5 cm.) high I confirm that I have read this Important Notice and agree to its terms. Acquired before 1930, and by descent. PROPERTY OF AN ENGLISH FAMILY TRUST
Frederick Leighton - Study For The Daphnephoria

Frederick Leighton - Study For The Daphnephoria

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Lot number: 4
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Frederic, Lord Leighton, P.R.A., R.W.S 1830 - 1896 STUDY FOR THE DAPHNEPHORIA bears studio stamp pencil and white chalk on blue-grey paper 37.5 by 23cm., 14¾ by 9in. Read Condition Report Read Condition Report Register or Log-in to view condition report Saleroom Notice Provenance Mrs James Watney; Julian Hartnoll, London Literature Fine Art Society, Drawings and Studies by the Late Lord Leighton, 1898, illustrated pl.XV Catalogue Note This drawing was made in preparation for one of Leighton's largest and most impressive paintings, The Daphnephoria (Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight) painted between 1874 and 1876. The painting was described by Holman Hunt as 'the finest and most beautiful picture in the world.' It depicts the festivities held every nine years in honour of the God Apollo and his love for the nymph Daphne. This drawing was owned by Mrs James Watney who also owned several important paintings by Leighton, including The Fisherman and the Syren (Bristol Art Gallery), Electra at the Tomb of Agamemnon (Ferens Art Gallery, Hull), Idyll (private collection) and the most famous of all Leighton's paintings Flaming June (Museo de Arte Ponce, Puerto Rico). See More See Less
Frederick Leighton - Contemplation

Frederick Leighton - Contemplation

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Lot number: 5
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Lord Frederic Leighton 1830 - 1896 British Contemplation oil on canvas signed and dated 1891 and on verso signed, titled on a gallery label and inscribed "Holland Park Gardens" 25 3/8 x 17 3/8 in 64.4 x 44.1cm Provenance: The Carroll Galleries, inventory #02009 By descent to the present Private Estate, Vancouver
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