Francis Le Piper ?1640–1698
The Combat of Hudibras and Cerdon
Oil paint on panel
235 x 435 mm
Purchased from P. and D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd. (Grant-in-Aid) 1959
… ; ? W. Davies, 1816, sold Christie’s, 9 June 1821 (no.138, as by Hogarth), bought Ford; … ; Southgate’s, bought John Britton by 1833; given to George Godwin, 1848; W. Hilton Nash, 1888; R.W. Alston; P. and D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd, thence bought by Tate Gallery, 1959.
Paintings by Old Masters, Colnaghi, London, April 1959, no.54.