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    Sale 5884

    20th Century British Art

    15 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 40

    Duncan Grant (1885-1978)

    Portrait of Peter Morris

    Price Realised  

    Duncan Grant (1885-1978)
    Portrait of Peter Morris
    oil on canvas
    17¾ x 18 in. (45.1 x 45.7 cm.)
    Painted circa 1935.


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    Grant had an affair with the 'glamorous, dangerous Peter Morris' during the 1920s (see Canvas, issue 14, Simon Watney).

    We are very grateful to Richard Shone for his assistance cataloguing lots 39 - 41.

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    Provenance

    The Estate of Duncan Grant.