The British & International Pictures Auction
Auction ended Thursday, 2 October 2014
An auction dedicated to the sale of 19th & 20th century British & International paintings.
McTear's draws particular attention to Lot 1401, 'Songs Divine & Moral' by Isaac Watts, a 19th century book of hymns, hand-customised
by John Constable (1776-1837) and gifted to his god-daughter, Harriet Jane Leslie, in 1833.
An extraordinary rarity, the discovery of which coincides with 'Constable: The Making of a Master', a major retrospective currently showing at London's V&A Museum until January 2015.
The British & International Pictures Auction is held every ten weeks at McTear's. The next auction of this genre is set to take place on December 11th; entries will be invited until November 19th.
Should you wish to enquire about current or future auctions of this genre, please contact the Pictures Dept. at McTear's by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0141 810 2880.
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