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    Sale 5907

    Christie's Interiors

    2 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 623

    Gerald Leet (1913-1998)

    Twelve head studies of young men

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Gerald Leet (1913-1998)
    Twelve head studies of young men
    a number variously signed, inscribed and dated
    pencil and coloured chalks
    15 x 10 in. (38.1 x 25.4 cm.); and smaller (12)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Gerald Leet worked as Assistant Drawing Master at Eton from 1946-49. The present works are examples of the many portraits of pupils that he executed whilst he was there. A number are inscribed with the names of the sitters.