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    Sale 7482

    Modern and Contemporary Australian Art Including Works by New Zealand and South African Artists

    12 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 5

    Bessie Ellen Davidson (1879-1965)

    Château de Villeneuve, Chambery, Savoie; and A river landscape

    Price Realised  

    Bessie Ellen Davidson (1879-1965)
    Château de Villeneuve, Chambery, Savoie; and A river landscape
    the first signed, inscribed and titled 'à Kate avec affection Bessie Davidson Château de Villeneuve (Chambery Savoie)' on the reverse, the second signed with initials 'BD' (lower right) and signed and inscribed 'à Cecilia et Estella affectueusement Bessie Davidson 1963.' on the backing paper
    oil on panel
    7 5/8 x 9 5/8in. (19.4 x 24.3cm.); 7½ x 9¼in. (19 x 23.5cm.) (2)


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