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    Sale 7482

    Modern and Contemporary Australian Art Including Works by New Zealand and South African Artists

    12 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    John Peter Russell (1858-1930)

    Baie à Belle-Île avec vieux couple Breton

    Price Realised  

    John Peter Russell (1858-1930)
    Baie à Belle-Île avec vieux couple Breton
    indistinctly signed and dated 'JOHN - RUSSELL 03(?)' (lower right), numbered '38' on the reverse
    pencil, pen and purple ink and watercolour on paper
    unframed
    11 x 15in. (27.9 x 38.1cm.)


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    Provenance

    Jeanne Jouve, the artist's daughter and thence by descent to the present owner.