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    Sale 5373

    Christie's Interiors

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 756

    Bernard Dunstan (b. 1920)

    The roadside picnic

    Price Realised  


    Bernard Dunstan (b. 1920)
    The roadside picnic
    signed with initials (lower left), inscribed 'THE ROADSIDE/PICNIC/12.86-5.87' (on the reverse)
    oil on board
    9½ x 13 in. (24.2 x 33.1 cm.)

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    This painting depicts Dunstan's wife, Diana Armfield, beside the road between Prades and Limoux, South of Carcassone, France, in July 1986.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    London, The Mall Galleries, November 1987