#235. A Balmy Summer's Day. 18 x 15, oil on panel. "Gilbert Munger" lower right. Sold at the Aylsham Sale Rooms, Aylsham, Norwich, UK, picture auction of 15 Oct 2004 as lot 645 for £1100 plus 11.5% premium to a New York gallery, who sold to a private dealer, who sold it to a California collector. A label on the back show "Land scape on wood - GilbertMunger - London 1879 to 1885 - Exh. R.A. 7 S.S. I.V.E. I" in typewriting and "15" x 18" - 'A Balmy Summers Day' " in script. This painting depicts the same scene as painting #25, but is done in a completely different (likely earlier) style. Image from author's photo.
© Michael D. Schroeder 31 Oct 2004 48796