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    Sale 7424

    20th Century British Art

    16 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 89

    John Piper, C.H. (1903-1992)

    Windsor Castle, The Round Tower

    Price Realised  

    John Piper, C.H. (1903-1992)
    Windsor Castle, The Round Tower
    signed 'John Piper' (lower left)
    watercolour, chalk and black ink on pale blue paper
    5 x 7¼ in. (12.2 x 18.4 cm.)


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    A very similar view by Piper is in the Royal Collection.

    For further information on Richard E. Gager, please see introduction to lot 73.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Estate of Richard E. Gager, Atlanta, Georgia


    Literature

    S.J. Woods, John Piper Paintings, Drawings & Theatre Designs 1932-1954, London, 1954, no. 57, illustrated.