Sellingantiques.co.uk Logo
 12,253 visitors today 208 antiques added today
Relevant Categories
antique photo
Choose an antique category or upload an image to Visual Search
FOR SALE
ITEM # 
SA832208

Superb Georgian Oil Painting 'lavinia' After Gainsborough

Price

£775 | $956 USD | €877 EUR
Item Number: SA832208
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Prometheus Antiques
This antique has been viewed 23 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.

Description

A fantastic oil on canvas dating to the late eighteenth century. The work is taken after the painting 'Lavinia, the milkmaid' by Gainsborough, painted in 1786 and this example would have been painted shortly after. The painting centres around a beautiful country maid holding a bowl of milk standing in a typical rural idyl landscape. It was not unusual in the period for artists to be asked to make copies of famous works and this is a particularly good example. The painting is in excellent condition having been sympathetically and professionally cleaned. The frame is the original and is in good country house condition having a few old repairs. The whole is a wonderful example of late eighteenth century painting and in amazing untouched condition. The work is hugely decorative and would enhance any period interior giving the perfect English country house look. C.1790.
Overall sizes in inches including frame: 20 1/4 by 23
At Prometheus Antiques we want our customers to be completely happy with our items everything is sold with a guarantee and all items are fully and clearly described. We do try to make sure that what you see on the screen is as true a reflection of the actual item in reality as possible. Photos should be clear and without excessive extra light, however if you would like other photos of an item please do get in touch. We can also send video or video chat so that you can get as accurate an idea of the piece that interests you as possible.
We do have a private showroom 15 mins drive from Newark where Items can also be viewed by prior appointment. If you are unable to visit us please purchase with the knowledge that we give a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied, we only ask that you pay return transport costs.
We are happy to organise deliveries to all destinations. Delivery of some items will be free depending on size, delivery method, and location. Where charges are made for delivery we try to be as cost effective as possible on your behalf. Deliveries can be organised all over the world so please do ask wherever you are. If an item interests you get in touch and we can always talk about various ways and costs that might be involved in getting it to you.
Payment can be made by any of the following: Cheque, Bank Transfer, and all major Debit and Credit Cards over the telephone. We do also take Paypal payments.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries or questions, by email or on either:
Mobile 24hr: 07932 624971
Shop: 0194921097
Also please visit our own website for more detailed descriptions and photos of items, www.prometheusantiques.com



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Georgian.


Dimensions

Height = 60.5 cm (23.8")
Width = 52 cm (20.5")
Depth = 5 cm (2.0")


Seller Details

Prometheus Antiques
Newark upon Trent
Nottinghamshire
United Kingdom
Tel:

International Tel:

www.prometheusantiques.com


Purchase now with Paypal

Prometheus Antiques accept online payments for this antique:


Email seller about this item:


Link to this item

Similar antiques ... view more


Other relevant categories