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William John Caparne (1855-1940)

Auctions: Caparne Lots - Martel Maides, Guernsey - 11 May 2007

     
Lot 121 Saint's Bay, Guernsey
watercolour, signed
10 x 12in (25.5 x 30cm).
Estimate - 400-500
     
Lot 128 A flowering shrub
watercolour and pastel, signed and inscribed verso
23 x 10in (58.5 x 25.5cm).
Estimate - 300-350
     
Lot 139 Valley and Cliffs
watercolour, signed
7.5 x 10.5in (19 x 26.5cm).
Estimate - 250-300
     
Lot 147 The East Coast of Guernsey
watercolour, signed with initials
29 x 21in (74 x 53cm).
* This watercolour has also been painted on the reverse as was the case with many other Caparne paintings. The reverse picture depicts A Wooded Valley, and is signed with initials, 21 x 29in (53 x 73.5cm) glazed to both front and back.
Estimate - 3500-4500
     
Lot 161 Rhododendrons at Normanville, Guernsey
watercolour, signed in pencil
21.5 x 14in (54.5 x 36cm).
Estimate - 1500-2000
     
Lot 162 A wooded valley and landscape
watercolour, signed with initials
12 x 17.5in (30.5 x 44.5cm).
Estimate - 500- 600
     
Lot 163 Oaks in autumn, Salisbury
watercolour, signed with initials
11.5 x 17in (29 x 43cm).
Estimate - 400-450
     

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