The White Owl1856 by William James Webbe

"Alone and warming his five wits, The white owl in the belfry sits,' signed with monogram and dated '1856'."

Found in an attic and sold at auction for £589,250 ($951,050). http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/17/pre-raphaelite-artwork-found-in-attic-sells-christies-william-james-webbe_n_2314880.html
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Tags: owl mouse
Media: oil on board