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    Sale 5883

    20th Century British Art including The Olga Davenport Collection

    25 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    Breon O'Casey (b. 1928)

    St Ives Still Life

    Price Realised  


    Breon O'Casey (b. 1928)
    St Ives Still Life
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Breon O'Casey/1969/St Ives/Still Life' (on the backboard)
    gouache on board
    12¼ x 14 5/8 in. (31.1 x 37.1 cm.)

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    Purchased by Olga Davenport at the 1969 exhibition, 2 October 1969.


    London, Marjorie Parr Galleries, Breon O'Casey: Recent Paintings and Gouaches, October 1969, no. 26 or 33.