Home About Us | Bid Live | Map | Buying | Selling | Contact Us
 
Details of Lot 619
British, 1953, Mount Everest Expedition,
Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing,
Historically important expedition paintings by AC Thornton (a member of the Expedition and artist) painted whilst on expedition etc.
'The Trek Begins - Everest A C Thornton Mch 29 1953 (oil on board 18 1/8 x 13 3/8"
'The Start - Banepa, Everest 1953' oil on canvas showing Edmund Hillary, Sherpas, Porters and Nepalese figures, 14 1/8 x 22 5/8'
'The Monastery, in Thyangbochi- Everest 1953', now known as Tengboche, a village in Khumbu Pasanglhamu.' Painted June 1953, AC.Thornton ' (oil on board)
14 1/2 x 20 1/2"
'Thyangbochi - Everest 1953, May 17/ 53 AC Thornton' (oil on board, 14 1/2 x 20 5/8"), another view of the Himalayas.
All titled and signed.
£800-1200
2-Day Antiques, Collectables, Paintings & Prints
Day 1 - Friday 1st March. lots 1-599. Day 2 - Monday 4th March. Lots 600 - end. Please Note - we do not make reference to the condition of lots within descriptions. We are however happy to provide additional information regarding the condition of items on request.
4 March 2019
Buyer's Premium is 19.5% ex. VAT, with a minimum lot fee of £1. Artist's Resale Right may apply