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    Sale 5351

    Christie's Interiors

    15 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 102

    Sir Cecil Beaton (1904-1980)

    Study of a lady in a white dress with parma violet bunches

    Price Realised  

    Sir Cecil Beaton (1904-1980)
    Study of a lady in a white dress with parma violet bunches
    inscribed 'Miss Lillie/Parma violet bunches -/on silver & white brocade' (lower middle), and further inscribed 'Maria 4 SK R 62' (upper middle)
    pencil, coloured crayon and watercolour heightened with bodycolour
    16 x 11 in. (40.6 x 27.9 cm.); and a study of an elegant lady in a black, velvet and satin dress from the same production (2)


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