This was the strongest picture sale of 2022 so far at 1818 Auctioneers. The highlighted lots below show there remains strong demand for the big names in the Lakes art world, such as the Heaton Coopers and Wainwright.


Lot 431

A watercolour, William Heaton Cooper, Evening Light Boot Eskdale, signed, 28 x 38cm, plus frame and glazed

Sold: £2,750

Lot 432

A watercolour, William Heaton Cooper, Lakeland Valley, signed, 38 x 55cm, plus frame and glazed

Sold: £1,720

Lot 430

A watercolour, William Heaton Cooper, Lakeland landscape, signed, 27 x 37cm, plus frame and glazed

Sold: £1,700

Lot 433

A watercolour, William Heaton Cooper, Lakeland Valley, possibly Sour Milk Ghyll, signed, 37 x 54cm, plus frame and glazed

Sold: £1,500

Lot 439

An oil painting on mahogany panel, follower of Rembrandt, in the style of Gerrit Dow or Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich, possibly 18th century, Bearded Old Man, labelled verso, No 37, Rembrandt, Tete de Vieillard (Old Man’s Head), 33 x 25cm, plus later frame

No Provenance

Sold: £1,200