In 2004 Jack Vettriano’s painting of The Singing Butler set a record price for a Scottish painting. It sold for £744,500. Samuel Peploe’s Still Life with Coffee Pot might beat this record at auction in May. Auctioneer Christie’s have put an estimate of £1.2 million on the work. It is described as a rare early work by Peploe , the most famous Scottish Colourist . Four other paintings by Peploe will also be in the auction. The Singing Butler is Vettriano’s most famous and successful image . It has been published as a poster and a canvas print
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Kelpies Falkirk tours
Explore the Falkirk Kelpies tours to the Falkirk Wheel and Callendar House in Falkirk in our Private Kelpies tours.
Tours start at 10 am. Phone 07305-294773 for details