Summer Auction 2019 Sale 76
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(1788-1847) English landscape and genre painter whose sentimental paintings of poor people enjoying nature became a posthumous high fashion, notably in the 1870s when his market price rose higher than Constable. Father of novelist Wilkie Collins. A.L.S., 2pp. 8vo., Hyde Park, "13 Apl" [n.y.], to a "George Young". In part: "...I should like much that you should see his collection of Ettys, he has some of his very best particularly 'The Dance' which I know you will be delighted with..." William Etty (1787–1849) was an English artist best known for his history paintings containing nude figures. He was the first significant British painter of nudes and still lifes.
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Minimum Bid: $40.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $312.00
Estimate: $80 - $100
Auction closed on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
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