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Edward Brian Seago

United Kingdom (1910 -  1974 ) Wikipedia® : Edward Brian Seago
SEAGO Edward Brian The Harbour, Honfleur, France

Bonhams
May 2, 2018
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Edward Brian Seago - Bulls Of The Camargue, France

Edward Brian Seago - Bulls Of The Camargue, France

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Lot number: 442
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Edward Seago RBA, RWS (1910-1974) Bulls of the Camargue, France Signed, oil on canvas, 19cm by 24cm See illustration Located just South of Arles, Provence, the Carmague region boasts native cattle and horses, the bulls being utilised in ''Course Carmaguase'' or the French equivalent of bull fights. Seago had close friends who owned a yacht which was moored in Cap-Martin, and near to Arles (typical centre for French bull fighting) and he is known to have visited the region and Monte Carlo post war. He produced various ''en plein'' air sketches on this trip which were fully worked up in his studio back in Norfolk. Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business
Edward Brian Seago - A Venetian Square

Edward Brian Seago - A Venetian Square

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Lot number: 86
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Edward Seago, R.W.S. A VENETIAN SQUARE Specialist British & Irish Art Post 1850 +44 (0)20 7293 5497 signed l.l.: Edward Seago; and titled on the reverse oil on board 40.5 by 61cm., 16 by 24in. Read Condition Report Register or Log-in to view condition report Or Provenance Marlborough Gallery, London
Edward Brian Seago - A Suffolk Backwater

Edward Brian Seago - A Suffolk Backwater

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Lot number: 123
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Edward Seago, R.W.S., R.B.A. (1910-1974) A Suffolk backwater signed \‘Edward Seago\’ (lower left) and with inscription 'A SUFFOLK BACKWATER' (on the reverse) oil on board 20 x 26 in. (50.8 x 66 cm.) Provenance Anonymous sale; Sotheby\’s, London, 10 March 1993, lot 155. with Richard Green, London Special Notice Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent. Pre-Lot Text Edward Seago: An Important Private Collection (Lots 123-129) This superb collection of works by Edward Seago includes some of the artist's most celebrated subjects, and is one of the finest groups from a single-owner collection to be offered at Christie\’s. They are a microcosm of the richness and diversity of the themes which run through his work, from his early gypsy pictures to his Antarctic travels with the Royal Family. They also reflect his subtlety and nuanced eye for capturing light and atmosphere. Seago was born in East Anglia in 1910 and his precocious talent and ambition to be a painter was apparent from an early age. He was tutored by the Royal Academician and landscape painter Bertram Priestman to whom he had written in 1923, at the age of thirteen. He was also inspired by his East Anglian artistic predecessors, in particular works by the Norwich School and John Constable, and their celebration of the English landscape. By his late teens Seago\’s attention had turned to the celebrated equestrian painter and future President of The Royal Academy, Sir Alfred Munnings, whose extensive exhibition at Norwich Castle in 1928 exposed the young Seago to over 250 works by the artist. The following year, with the assistance of an early patron, Seago held his first one man exhibition at the Arlington Gallery on New Bond Street, London, and sold 23 of 37 works on the first day. It brought critical as well as commercial success and The Times correspondent noted Seago's 'natural instincts as a painter\’. Like his mentor Sir Alfred Munnings, and also Dame Laura Knight and Augustus John, gypsy and circus life captivated Seago. He spent time travelling with Bertram Mills' circus which he immortalised in pictures and in his book, Circus Company. It was written with the guidance of the Poet Laureate, John Masefield, and its success led to a further collaboration, The Country Scene, a celebration of rural life, with pictures by Seago and verse by Masefield. Pictures of the ballet in Paris and equestrian portraits in North America soon followed, but he quickly returned to East Anglia and his depictions of landscape and sky. A commission to paint a portrait of Queen Mary led to lifelong friendships with three generations of the Royal Family, including commissions to painted Queen Elizabeth\’s coronation in 1953, and an Antarctic expedition with the Duke of Edinburgh onboard H.M.Y. Britannia. His travels didn\’t stop in Antarctica, however, and Venice, the Mediterranean and Hong Kong became regular subjects. From his yacht the Capricorn, moored in the Norfolk broads, he would sail across the English Channel, painting in Holland, the coast of Brittany and finally mooring on the Seine in Paris. His annual exhibitions at Colnaghi\’s on Bond Street, from 1945 to 1967, and then at Marlborough Fine Art from 1968 to 1974 were incredibly popular and queues would form on opening day with prospective buyers being issued with a ticket to purchase one picture per person. He also exhibited widely around the globe, from Toronto to Zurich and Tokyo. His acclaim has remained constant and he is rightly considered one of Britain\’s most popular 20th Century British artists.
Edward Brian Seago - Market Stalls, Essaouira-morocco

Edward Brian Seago - Market Stalls, Essaouira-morocco

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Lot number: 335
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Lot 335 EDWARD SEAGO (1910-1974) , BRITISH MARKET STALLS, ESSAOUIRA-MOROCCO Oil on masonite; signed lower left, titled \“Market Stalls, Essaouira. - Marocco\” (sic) verso 14 x 10.5 in — 35.6 x 26.7 cm Provenance: G. Blair Laing Limited, Toronto label verso; Estate Collection, Toronto Exhibited: Laing Galleries, Toronto, \“Edward Seago\”, Centennial Year, Canada, May 1967, Cat. No. 45
Edward Brian Seago - The Harbour, Honfleur, France

Edward Brian Seago - The Harbour, Honfleur, France

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Lot number: 77
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Edward Seago, RWS (British, 1910-1974) The Harbour, Honfleur, France signed 'Edward Seago' (lower left) and titled 'The Harbour, Honfleur - France' (on the reverse) oil on masonite 16 x 24in (40.8 x 61cm) Footnotes Provenance with Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, California. Acquired from the above. The Barker Family Trust, Northern California.
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