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    Sale 7637

    20th Century British Art

    12 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 27

    Augustus Edwin John, O.M., R.A. (1878-1961)

    Almond and Olive Trees, Provence

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Augustus Edwin John, O.M., R.A. (1878-1961)
    Almond and Olive Trees, Provence
    signed 'John' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    18½ x 21½ in. (47 x 54.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1927.


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    Provenance

    with Arthur Tooth & Sons, London.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 7 March 1991, lot 54.
    with Everard Read, Johannesburg, where purchased by the present owner.


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