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    Sale 7591

    British Art on Paper

    4 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 57

    Augustus Edwin John, O.M., R.A. (1878-1961)

    Female nude, seen from behind

    Price Realised  

    Augustus Edwin John, O.M., R.A. (1878-1961)
    Female nude, seen from behind
    signed 'John' (lower right)
    pencil and stump, within the artist's framing lines
    16½ x 8¾ in. (41.9 x 22.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired direct from the artist and by descent in the family until
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 6 March 1992, lot 33.
    with Pyms Gallery, London, July 1993, where purchased by the present owner.