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    Sale 7719

    The Irish and Sporting Art Sale

    8 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 45

    Roderic O'Conor (1860-1940)

    Reclining nude, back view, head on the right

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Roderic O'Conor (1860-1940)
    Reclining nude, back view, head on the right
    signed 'R O'Conor' (lower right)
    blue crayon
    8 x 12 in. (20.3 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed circa 1920s.


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    For 70 years the present work stayed in Neuil-sur-Layon, O'Conor's home town in the Loire.

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    Provenance

    The artist's studio.
    Dr Robelet, 1991.


    Literature

    J. Benington, Roderic O'Conor, Dublin, 1992, p. 232, no. 385.