Fine Art, Antiques & Asian Art - Thursday 25th August 2022
This sale was held on Thursday 25th August 2022 at 9:30am
John Rogers Herbert RA (1810-1890) British, 'Marino Faliero' and 'The Two Foscari', a pair of watercolours,
retaining old paper labels on verso; one inscribed `The Elder Foscari (with his daughter in law) lamenting the fate of his son. Vide, Lord Byron`s Tragedy `The Two Foscari` Act 5 Scene 1`. The other inscibed; `Marius Foiliero taking leave of his wife Angiolina previous to his execution. Vide Lord Byron`s Tragedy Marius Faliero Act 5, latter part of Scene 2`, with a Leeds Exhibition Label dated 1868, further hand-scribed labels; The Property of C. Morland Agnew Esq.` and printed labels; Thos. Agnew & Sons, each c.38 cm x 30 cm framed and glazed.
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