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    Sale 12304

    Modern British and Irish Art

    14 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 86

    Craigie Aitchison, R.A. (1926-2009)

    Dead Bird III

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    Craigie Aitchison, R.A. (1926-2009)
    Dead Bird III
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Craigie Aitchison/Italy 2000/DEAD/BIRD/3' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas-board
    4 x 5 in. (10.2 x 12.7 cm.)

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    The Estate of Sheelagh Cluney.


    Exhibition catalogue, Craigie Aitchison: Italian and other paintings, London, Waddington Galleries, 2001, p. 13, no. 12, illustrated.
    Exhibition catalogue, Craigie Aitchison: A Private Collection, London, Waddington Custot Galleries, 2013, pp. 85, 110, no. 39, illustrated.
    A. Hamilton, 'He Comes in Colours', The Independent, 18 March 2013, pp. 40-41, illustrated.
    C. Haste, Craigie Aitchison: A Life in Colour, London, 2014, p. 195, pl. 184.


    London, Waddington Galleries in association with Timothy Taylor Gallery, Craigie Aitchison: Italian and other paintings, November - December 2001, no. 12.
    London, Waddington Custot Galleries, Craigie Aitchison: A Private Collection, London, March - April 2013, no. 39.