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    Sale 7591

    British Art on Paper

    4 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 71

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

    Study of Mother and Child

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Augustus Edwin John, O.M., R.A. (1878-1961)
    Study of Mother and Child
    signed 'John' (lower left)
    pen and brown and grey ink, brown and grey wash
    13 x 9½ in. (33 x 24.2 cm.)


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    For a related drawing entitled Virgin and Child see L. Browse, Augustus John Drawings, London, 1941, no. 62.

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    Provenance

    Poppet Pol, the artist's daughter and by descent in the family until
    with The Lefevre Gallery, London, October 1999, where purchased by the present owner.