Miss Jane Bowles

Gavin Claxton

A finely executed antique oil portrait of Jane Bowles, the subject of ‘Miss Bowles and her Dog’ by Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (1723-1792). The painting …

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Regina dei Fiori

Gavin Claxton

‘Regina dei Fiori’ by Frédéric Soulacroix (1858-1933). The painting – which depicts an aristocratic Italian beauty sitting beside a porcelain vase full of peonies – …

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Charles I at the Battle of Edgehill

Gavin Claxton

‘Charles I at Edgehill’ by Ernest Crofts RA (1847–1911). The painting – which depicts King Charles I in command of the Royalist army at the …

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Charles I on the Phoenix Tower

Gavin Claxton

‘Charles I on the Phoenix Tower’ by Robert Alexander Hillingford. The painting – which depicts the King on the fortified city walls of Chester having …

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Les Oies de Frère Philippe

Gavin Claxton

‘Les Oies de Frère Philippe’ by Henri-Charles-Antoine Baron (1816-1885). This recently rediscovered painting, long considered lost, was exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1845 where …

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Our Party at the Oaks

Gavin Claxton

‘Our Party at the Oaks’ by William Holyoake R.B.A. (1834-1894). The painting – which depicts a group of young ladies at the famous English horse …

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The Hopkins Family

Gavin Claxton

A very fine large 18th century English oil painting of The Hopkins Family from the circle of Johann Zoffany R.A. 1735-1810. The painting is sold …

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An Awful Deed

Gavin Claxton

‘An Awful Deed’ by Robert Alexander Hillingford (1828-1904). The painting – which depicts Oliver Cromwell contemplating Anthony van Dyck’s portrait of King Charles I – …

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La Fête au Château

Gavin Claxton

‘La Fête au Château’ by Maurice Blum (1832-1909). The painting is signed by the artist and dated 1872. Maurice Blum studied at the École des …