Samuel John Peploe, RSA (British, 1871-1935) "North Berwick"
Lot 1002
Samuel John Peploe, RSA (British, 1871-1935) North Berwick 15.5 x 22.5 cm. (6 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)
£30,000 - 50,000
US$ 50,000 - 84,000
Auction Details
The Scottish Sale Edinburgh
31 Aug 2011 18:00 BST

Auction 18906
Lot Details
Samuel John Peploe, RSA (British, 1871-1935)
North Berwick
signed 'Peploe' (lower right), inscribed 'North Berwick' (verso)
oil on panel
15.5 x 22.5 cm. (6 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)
Painted circa 1903

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    With JLW Bird, London
    Sale; Sotheby's, Edinburgh, 27 March 1984, lot 536 (Figures on a Village Street)

    Peploe had visited the elegant coastal town in East Lothian since 1897, attracted by the quality of light. This gloaming scene is an exercise in tonal values, enlivened by the firelight twinkling in the windows.
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