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William John Caparne (1855-1940)

Auctions: Caparne Lots - Martel Maides, Guernsey - 24 April 2008

     
Lot 209 Ragwort on a cliff path
watercolour, signed lower right & inscribed verso
38 x 25in (96.5 x 63.5cm).
Estimate - 3000-4000

* Exhibited at The Caparne Anniversary Exhibition, Guernsey Museum & Art Gallery, 1990, Number 30. The view resembles a pathway between Fermain Bay and Fort George, above The Ozanne Steps, Guernsey.

watercolour, View from Pleinmont Point, Guernsey, by W J Caparne - click to view larger image
     
Lot 210 The Grounds of Le Vallon, Guernsey
watercolour, signed with initials, signed and inscribed verso
9.5 x 13.5in (24 x 34cm).
Estimate - 400-500
, by W J Caparne - click to view larger image
     
Lot 212 A Winter Scene
pastel, signed
12 x 18in (30.5 x 46cm).
Estimate - 800-1000
, Guernsey, by W J Caparne - click to view larger image
     
Lot 213 Trees and Gorse, Talbot Valley, Guernsey
pastel, signed
12 x 18in (30.5 x 46cm).
Estimate - 800-1000
watercolour, Pleinmont Point, Guernsey, by W J Caparne - click to view larger image
     
Lot 214 Breaking Waves at Pleinmont, Guernsey
watercolour, signed
11 x 21in (26 x 53cm).
Estimate - 700-900
watercolour, a leafy glade, by W J Caparne - click to view larger image
     
Lot 223 Tree Study from La Colombelle Gardens, Guernsey
watercolour, inscribed verso
8 x 9in (20 x 23cm).
Estimate - 350-400
     
Lot 224 A Rock Pool at Cobo, Guernsey
watercolour, signed lower right and inscribed verso
11 x 8.5in (28 x 21.5cm).
Estimate - 400-500
     
Lot 225 Low Tide at Cobo, Guernsey
watercolour, signed with initials lower left and inscribed verso
8.5 x 11in (21.5 x 28cm).
Estimate - 400-500
     
Lot 226 Rocks at Cobo, Guernsey
watercolour, indistinctly signed
10 x 20.5in (25.5 x 52cm).
Estimate - 800-1000
     
Lot 231 Magnolia Cambelli
pastel, signed and inscribed verso
23 x 10in (58.5 x 25.5cm).
Estimate - 300-500

* Drawn at Normanville, Fosse André, Guernsey, where the former Caledonia (horticultural) Nursery was located.

     

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