• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 5533

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    24 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 74

    EDWARD BAWDEN (1903-1989)

    FOUR DESIGN DRAWINGS FOR THE BILSTON IRON FOUNDRY, CIRCA 1956

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    EDWARD BAWDEN (1903-1989)
    FOUR DESIGN DRAWINGS FOR THE BILSTON IRON FOUNDRY, CIRCA 1956
    pen and ink on paper, two of benches, one chair and one of garden edges, signed in ink, one dated 1954
    three 27½ x 34¾ in. (69.9 x 88.3 cm.) and one 20½ x 26¼ in. (52.1 x 66.6 cm.) (4)


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    Provenance

    Gifted by Edward Bawden to T. I. Hobart, Chairman of the Bilston Iron Foundry, and thence by descent.