Thomas Jones Barker (British, 1815-1882) The battle of Waterloo
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Thomas Jones Barker
(British, 1815-1882)
The battle of Waterloo
£20,000 - 30,000
US$ 30,000 - 45,000

Lot Details
Thomas Jones Barker (British, 1815-1882)
The battle of Waterloo
signed 'T.Jones.Barker/pinxt' (lower left)
oil on canvas
102 x 135cm (40 3/16 x 53 1/8in).


  • Provenance
    with Vicars Brothers
    with Parker Gallery
    Sale, Sotheby's London, 8 June 1993, lot 188
    Private collection

    The tablet reads:
    'The Imperial guards has approached to within twenty yards when Wellington at last said 'Now Maitland! Now's your time!' - the guards, lowering their bayonets, rushed forward hurling their enemies before them'.
Auction information

In April 2015 Bonhams are holding a themed sale to mark the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo. The Wellington, Waterloo and the Napoleonic Wars sale will commemorate the famous individuals on all sides who fought that day and in the other battles and campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). The sale will include paintings, prints, medal, arms, ceramics and works of art linked to this pivotal and stirring period in British and European history. If you would like to discuss consigning to this sale please contact

This auction has not been published. Catalogs are usually available four weeks before the auction. If you are interested in consigning property, the last consignment date for this auction is 1 Feb 2015

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