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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 532

    Sir Edward John Poynter, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1836-1919)

    Study for 'Water Babies'

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    Sir Edward John Poynter, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1836-1919)
    Study for 'Water Babies'
    with studio stamp (L. 874), (lower right)
    pencil and black and white chalk, on grey paper
    12¾ x 9½ in. (32.4 x 24.1 cm.)


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    This is a study for the left hand figure in his painting, Water Babies, which was exhibited at the Royal Academy, 1900, no. 224.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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    Provenance

    Sir John and Lady Witt (+); Sotheby's, London, 19 February 1987, lot 185.