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1859, Great Britain. Art Union of London. THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH, painter

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1859, Great Britain. Art Union of London. THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH, (1727-1789) painter. By E. Ortner (after a portrait by Johann Zoffany). Bronze 55mm. Obv: Draped bust of Gainsborough facing left. Rev: Detail from Gainsborough's "The Wood Gatherers." Edge: Incusely inscribed: ART UNION OF LONDON 1859. Bealah 11, BHM 2653, Eimer 1529. $200. Sorry, SOLD (October, 2021) -------- The commission for this medal was initially placed with Henry Weigall, but it was completed by Ortner.
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