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    Sale 5390

    20th Century British Art

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 3

    Dame Ethel Walker, A.R.A. (1861-1951)

    Portrait of Flora Thomas

    Price Realised  

    Dame Ethel Walker, A.R.A. (1861-1951)
    Portrait of Flora Thomas
    signed 'Walker' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.7 cm.)


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    Flora Thomas was the daughter of the sculptor, Professor James Harvard Thomas (1854-1921). Walker studied sculpture under Harvard Thomas and painted both his daughters Flora and Sylvia.

    We are grateful to Desmond King for his assistance cataloguing lots 3-4 and 6.

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