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    Sale 5370

    Christie's Interiors

    11 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 408

    Helen Stirling Winslow (b.1890)


    Price Realised  


    Helen Stirling Winslow (b.1890)
    signed 'H. Stirling Winslow' (lower left) and inscribed 'Artist: H. Stirling Winslow (Mrs) SWA/Title: Pieta/Address: 64 Marlborough Place. N.W.8./and Villa Helios, Minusio, Tieuro, Switzerland./painted in tempera (power colour and yolk/of egg), done in the method used by the early/Italian artists as described by Cennini Cennino/in the "Libro del'Arte" in the fourteenth/century.' (on a label attached to the backing)
    tempera on canvas laid on board, in hand painted frame
    23 x 18½ in. (58.4 x 47 cm.)

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