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Lot 253

After Stanhope Alexander Forbes, RA, British 1857-1947-  A Fish Sale on a Cornish Beach;  oil on...

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Lot 253

After Stanhope Alexander Forbes, RA, 
British 1857-1947- 
A Fish Sale on a Cornish Beach; 
oil on...

Price Realised: £367

Estimate: £200 - £300

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (31.2% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 253


After Stanhope Alexander Forbes, RA, 
British 1857-1947- 

A Fish Sale on a Cornish Beach; 

oil on canvas, signed and dated 'Bruce Graham Clarke après Stanhope Forbes 89' (lower right), 64 x 77.5 cm. 

Private Collection, UK. 

The present work is a copy of Forbes's painting, which depicts a fish auction on a beach near Newlyn, painted in 1884-85 and exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1885. It is now held by the Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery. Forbes attended the Lambeth School of Art, and later at the Royal Academy Schools, where he was taught by Sir Frederic Leighton (1830-1896) and Sir John Everett Millais (1829-1896). Forbes went on to become a founding member of the hugely influential Newlyn School, advocating painting 'en plein air', an approach which he used for his 'Fish Sale on a Cornish Beach'. 

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The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 26% up to £20,000 (31.2% inclusive of VAT), 25% from £20,001 - £500,000 (30% inclusive of VAT), 20% from £500,001 thereafter (24% inclusive of VAT). The premium price is subject to VAT at the standard rate.

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