Lot 237
Richard Wilson, R.A. (British, 1713-1782), L'Anconetta with Venice beyond
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, unsigned, circa 1762, retains remnants of a piece of James Orrock's writing paper of 48 Bedford Square, London, W.C. (affixed to frame), framed.

Stretcher size 21 1/2 x 31 1/2 in.; Frame dimensions 32 1/2 x 42 in.

Private Collection, Greensboro, North Carolina

James Orrock, London
Christie's, London, British Pictures 1500 - 1850, June 10, 2003, Lot 51

London, Royal Academy, Old Masters, 1885, no. 20 as 'Monastery of San Lazzaro, Venice' (lent by James Orrock)

W. G. Constable, Richard Wilson, London, 1953, p. 192, under no. 66a, as version (1)

This painting is listed on the Paul Mellon Centre Richard Wilson Online Catalogue Raisonné (P113).

Wax lining; minor retouch to sky and minor craquelure retouch visible under UV light; minor rubbing to frame.

$20,000 - 40,000