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    Sale 2185

    Christie's Interiors

    30 June - 1 July 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 80

    William Scott (British, 1913-1989)

    Two lemons

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    William Scott (British, 1913-1989)
    Two lemons
    with signatur and the date 'W. Scott 57' (upper left)
    pencil, pastel and gouache on paper
    11½ x 15 in. (29.2 x 38.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1975.


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    The William Scott Archive has kindly confirmed the authenticity of the present lot.

    Provenance

    with Gallery Moos Ltd., Toronto.
    Acquired from the above by the mother of the present owner in 1975.


    Saleroom Notice

    The William Scott Archive has kindly confirmed the authenticity of the present lot. They have pointed out that the work was executed in 1975 and not in 1957 as stated in the printed catalogue. They also question the authenticity of the signature and the date.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE CANADIAN COLLECTOR