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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 406

    Frederick Rowland Emett (1906-1990)

    'The Rythmical Time Fountain for the Victoria Centre, Nottingham'

    Price Realised  

    Frederick Rowland Emett (1906-1990)
    'The Rythmical Time Fountain for the Victoria Centre, Nottingham'
    signed and inscribed 'Designed and made by/Rowland Emett' (lower right) and inscribed '{The fountain stands/in the centre of a 20' dia/lake, & is 20 ft high}' (lower left) and further inscribed with dedication 'For Sir Richard Thompson/with best wishes from/Rowland Emett' (on the mount, lower left)
    black ink and watercolour
    23½ x 18 in. (59.7 x 45.7 cm.)


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