- Francis Towne (1739 - 1816)
- Temple of Bacchus Two Miles from Rome
- Oil on canvas
- canvas width 380mm,
- canvas width 565mm
- canvas, recto, lower left
- “F.Towne / pinxt / 1801”
- Object Type
- Oil painting
- Temple of Bacchus 2 Miles from Rome
- Catalogue Number
- Description Sources
- Examination; Sotheby's records (image)
Untraced until bought at a West Country auction and sold shortly afterwards to Spink-Leger Galleries (it was offered for sale at Sotheby’s on 12 November 1997, lot 95 but did not sell). Spink-Leger sold it at Christie’s on 26 November 2002, lot 56 for £4,500, whereafter it is untraced.
- Associated People & Organisations
- Christie's, London, London, 26 November 2002, GBP 4500, lot 56
- Sotheby's, London, London, 12 November 1997, lot 95
- Spink-Leger Pictures, November 1997
Untraced until bought at a West Country auction and sold shortly afterwards to Spink Leger Galleries.
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