John Murray Thomson, RSA RSW PSSA (British, 1885-1974) 'Toby' A Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Lot 291AR
John Murray Thomson, RSA RSW PSSA (British, 1885-1974) 'Toby' A Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,368) inc. premium
Auction Details
Sporting Sale Edinburgh
21 Jun 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20221
John Murray Thomson, RSA RSW PSSA (British, 1885-1974) 'Toby' A Dandie Dinmont Terrier John Murray Thomson, RSA RSW PSSA (British, 1885-1974) 'Toby' A Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Lot Details
John Murray Thomson, RSA RSW PSSA (British, 1885-1974)
'Toby' A Dandie Dinmont Terrier
signed 'J Murray Thomson' (lower right)
oil on board
38.5 x 28.5cm (15 3/16 x 11 1/4in).

Footnotes

  • One of Miss Whitelaw's prize winning terriers, Miss Whitelaw was aunt to Conservative politician Willie Whitelaw (deputy prime minister, home secretary)

Saleroom notices

  • Provenance: Commissioned by Miss Whitelaw, inherited by Nellie Denison her kennel maid, thence by descent. Tony was the pet name of Champion Hatton Redcap who was born 1954, sire Rockie. The black and white photographs show: i. Mrs Whitelaw presenting Nellie Denison with a prize at Carlisle show; ii. Nellie Denison with Champion Hatton Redcap. (these are photocopies of original photographs). Amendment - please note a change to the original cataloguing, the dog's name was Tony.
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