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    Sale 7435

    British Works on Paper

    21 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 35

    Benjamin West, P.R.A. (1738-1820)

    Study for the left hand of 'The Woman clothed with the Sun'

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Benjamin West, P.R.A. (1738-1820)
    Study for the left hand of 'The Woman clothed with the Sun'
    black and white chalk on blue-grey paper, unframed
    10 x 8½ in. (25.4 x 21.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist's family, and by descent to
    Mrs P. Howard; Sotheby's, London, 22 March 1979, part of lot 9, where purchased by the present owner.