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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 38

    Gwen John (1876-1939)

    Black Cat on Blue and Pink

    Price Realised  

    Gwen John (1876-1939)
    Black Cat on Blue and Pink
    with stamped signature 'Gwen John' (lower right)
    watercolour and pencil
    6¾ x 8 5/8 in. (17.1 x 22 cm.)
    This work is recorded with the estate number E.J. 401.


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    Provenance

    Miss Eliza Lloyd.
    with Maynard Walker, New York, where purchased by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Estate


    Literature

    C. Langdale, Gwen John, New Haven and London, 1987, p. 219, no. 296, pl. 346.


    Exhibited

    New York, Faerber and Maison, Gwen John, November - December 1964, no. 59.