George Romney (British, 1873-1942) Travellers and Horses outside an Inn at night 18 x 26.5 cm. (7 x
Lot 46
George Romney (British, 1734-1802) Travellers and Horses outside an Inn at night 18 x 26.5 cm. (7 x 10 1/2 in.)
Sold for £4,080 (US$ 6,938) inc. premium
Lot Details
George Romney (British, 1734-1802)
Travellers and Horses outside an Inn at night
pen and ink and wash
18 x 26.5 cm. (7 x 10 1/2 in.)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Leger Galleries, London.

    The present work dates to the 1780s; it is unusual in Romney's oeuvre being of a contemporary, quotidian scene rather than a classical or an historic subject.

    We are grateful to Alex Kidson, Curator of British Art, the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool for confirming the authenticity and suggesting a date for the present lot on the basis of photographs.
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