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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 42

    Gwen John (1876-1939)

    A Nun and Two Orphans in Church

    Price Realised  

    Gwen John (1876-1939)
    A Nun and Two Orphans in Church
    with stamped signature 'Gwen John' (lower left)
    india ink and watercolour with touches of bodycolour
    8 7/8 x 6¾ in. (22.3 x 17.1 cm.)
    This work is recorded with the estate number E.J. 1004.


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the illustrations in the catalogue for lots 42 and 43 have been transposed.


    Exhibited

    London, Faerber and Maison, Gwen John 1876-1939, June 1970, no. 15, illustrated.