July 14, 2018 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


After Sir Henry Raeburn

(British, 1756–1823)

Dr. Nathaniel Spens (1728-1815) in the uniform of the Royal Company of Archers, after the 1793 original hanging in Archers' Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland, early 20th century copy, oil on canvas, 52 x 36 in.; 20th century frame, 57-3/4 x 41-3/4 in.

Provenance:Melrose Plantation, Thomasville, Georgia


original stretcher and tacking edge, yellowed varnish, stretcher marks, crackle, small paint voids at bottom right, point of accretion (paint upper left); frame with abrasions

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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