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John Frederick Moffat
John Frederick Moffat - 1885 Watercolour, The Courting Couple




A fine late 19th Century watercolour showing a fashionable young couple, strolling together through a village street, a small dog by their side. The artist has signed and dated at the lower edge. The painting has been handsomely presented in its original gilt frame with beautiful molded ornamentation and strapwork featuring over sized egg and tulip detail, arabesque foliate scrolls, pastre and lamb's tongue molding and a gilt slip. On wove.


  • Creator
    John Frederick Moffat
  • Creation Year
  • Dimensions
    Height: 21.97 in. (55.8 cm)Width: 17.41 in. (44.2 cm)
  • Medium
  • Period
  • Condition
    The condition is typical for a picture of this age including some discolouration. and some light foxed spots. The frame has general aging and tarnishing typical for its age with some cracking to the molding. This does not affect the frame's stability.
  • Gallery Location
    Corsham, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: qu9811stDibs: LU88139172322

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Corsham, United Kingdom
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 30 days of delivery.

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