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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 702

    Philip Connard, R.A. (1875-1958)

    A solander box containing five oil sketches and a collection of drawings and watercolours including studies of landscapes, figures and animals, variously signed, dated and inscribed

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    Philip Connard, R.A. (1875-1958)
    A solander box containing five oil sketches and a collection of drawings and watercolours including studies of landscapes, figures and animals, variously signed, dated and inscribed
    24½ x 18 in. (62.2 x 45.7 cm.); and smaller (157)


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    Philip Connard was born in Southport, Lancashire. He won a scholarship to the Royal College of Art, and then a British Institution Prize to Paris in 1898. On his return to London he taught at the Lambeth School of Art. During the First World War he was an Official War Artist. He exhibited widely, including at The Leicester Galleries and Barbizon House. He was elected a member of the RA in 1925 and Keeper from 1945-9.

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