Henry Scott Tuke’s paintings in Cornwall sold at Truro Art Sale
Two paintings by a renowned Falmouth artist were both sold at Lodge and Thomas’ latest art sale.
The Truro Fine Art Auction House kicked off last week with its first fine art auction, which saw a number of pieces sold well above their benchmark prices.
Two paintings by famous artist Henry Scott Tuke, ‘Bather by the sea’ and ‘Charlie in his Punt’, were also bought at the sale, the first fetching £ 10,200 and the second, £ 9,700 after generating a lively publicity. national interest.
Another highlight of the sale, which took place on Friday November 12, was an oil painting on panel “The Lane, St Just” by favorite local artist – Fred Yates, which topped the estimate. from £ 7,000 to £ 9,000 to get an exceptional hammer. total of £ 11,500.
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From a more traditional period, Jane Vivian’s oil on canvas “The Grand Canal Venice” fetched £ 2,900.
Along with this, a pair of Modernist sculptures completely eclipsed their guide price of £ 30- £ 50, managing to hit a speculative price of £ 420.
Should you wish to consign, Lodge and Thomas are now accepting entries for their upcoming Antiques, Silver, Jewelry, and Collectibles sale on February 10-11, 2022.
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