Description
Creator
Francis Towne (1739 - 1816)
Title(s)
  • A Piece of Flowers
Date
1762
Medium
[?] Oil painting
Object Type
Oil painting

Collection
Catalogue Number
FT004
Description Sources
Society of Artists exhibition catalogues
Associated People & Organisations

Untraced
[?] Langford's, 23 February 1763, lot 41
Exhibition History
Pictures, Sculptures, Models, Drawings, Prints, Society of Artists of Great Britain: Exhibited by the Society of Artists of Great Britain at the Great Room in Spring Gardens, Charing Cross, 17 May 1762, no. 121 as 'A piece of flowers'

Comment

At the auction at Langford’s on 23 February 1763 that the Society organised after the exhibition, this was probably lot 41, “A Piece of Flowers”, whose estimate was £3 6s. 5½d. and which sold for £2 6s.

by Richard Stephens

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