1982, John SEEREY-LESTER, Elephants Watering, ORIGINAL oil on canvas, 61x76cm
IMPORTANT AND LARGE OIL ON CANVAS BY WORLD RENOWNED WILDLIFE ARTIST – CHRISTIE’S PROVENANCE – 76CM X 61CM. [PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR IMAGES]. DETAILS: Original oil on canvas. Signed and dated by artist lower left “Seerey-Lester’82”. Size of picture (excluding frame) – 76cm x 61cm, (including frame) – 89cm x 75cm. One or two very small scrathes to edge of frame. Painting in excellent original condition, and unblemished. Photo(s) given of actual item. CONTENTS: An important large wildlife oil on canvas by acclaimed artist John Seerey-Lester , signed and dated 1982. It shows a herd of elephants at a watering hole in the African savannah. The piece is framed and of a very good size, the painting itself measuring 76cm x 61cm, and the overall frame measuring an impressive 89cm x 75cm. John Seerey-Lester was born in Manchester and started painting in the mid 1970s. Dedicated to his subject, his work in the field of wildlife painting has received worldwide recognition and he has been commended for his work in conservation. Now based in Florida, he is an established name in contemporary wildlife art. For more on the artist. His work is collected worldwide, and particularly in North America, where he is considered to be one of the finest living wildlife artists. Provenance: Christie’s Sporting Art sale, Friday 23 May 2008, lot 146. This painting was deemed important enough for a two-page spread in the Christies catalogue (see photo above)! The item “1982, John SEEREY-LESTER, Elephants Watering, ORIGINAL oil on canvas, 61x76cm” is in sale since Monday, October 19, 2015. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “kernoozers” and is located in Ascot, Royal County of Berkshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original/ Repro: Original
- Subject: Animals
- Medium: Oil
- Date of Creation: 1970-1989