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    Sale 5389

    20th Century British Art

    16 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 105

    Duncan Grant (1885-1978)

    The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Evreux

    Price Realised  

    Duncan Grant (1885-1978)
    The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Evreux
    signed and dated 'D Grant/46' (lower right)
    oil on canvas laid down on board
    20 x 14 in. (50.8 x 35.5 cm.)


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    Grant, Vanessa Bell and Edward le Bas travelled to Dieppe in 1946 and probably drove to Evreux, a town south of Rouen, for a day's painting.
    R.S.

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    Provenance

    with Agnews, London.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 5 March 1999, lot 124, where purchased by the present owner.