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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 39

    Gwen John (1876-1939)

    Study of a Cat

    Price Realised  

    Gwen John (1876-1939)
    Study of a Cat
    with stamped signature 'Gwen John' (lower left) and numbered '44' (on the reverse)
    pencil and pen with black ink on brown paper
    5 x 6 3/8 in. (12.7 x 16 cm.)
    This work is recorded with the estate number E.J. 363.


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    Provenance

    Miss Eliza Lloyd.
    with Matthiesen Gallery, London, where purchased by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    London, Matthiesen Gallery, Gwen John Exhibition, June 1961, no. 79.
    New York, Davis Galleries, Gwen John, November 1965, number untraced.