Selections & Collections

Fri 01 March 2019, 10:00 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

Selections & Collections

Lot 57a

SIR EDWIN HENRY LANDSEER (1802-1873) pencil drawing - oval format head portrait of a long haired dozing dog, below inscribed in Gothic calligraphy 'Picture by Sir E Landseer RA' and then monogram 'EW', with a four line poem below 'Alone alone! Oh not alone, One fond and faithful heart, That may not go where all are gone, Sits watching where though art', 27 x 21cms Provenance: inscribed in pencil verso 'E...Williams'. Inscribed on later framing 'A present from Nest Perkins, Penysgwarn to Catherine & Peter Shaw, August 1991. Bought by Katie & Nesta Perkins at a country house sale (with several others) in 1930s in Pembrokshire'

Guide price
£1000 - £2000

Hammer price £0.00