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Sunset On the River Oise by Charles-Francois Daubigny – £15,000 at Nesbits.

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Sunset On the River Oise, a signed, undated 14½ x 2ft 1in (37 x 65cm) oil on wooden panel, depicts a lone figure fishing in a punt on the Oise.

It is a typical subject by the prolific Daubigny, who was a painter of the Barbizon school, and a precursor of Impressionism.

The work, which had been inherited in 1963 by the vendor’s late husband, sold on bottom estimate at £15,000.