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    Sale 5391

    20th Century British Art including Works from the Collection of Bannon & Barnabas McHenry

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 16

    Henry Lamb, R.A. (1883-1960)

    Pansy Lamb in a Chair, in the Artist's Studio

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    Henry Lamb, R.A. (1883-1960)
    Pansy Lamb in a Chair, in the Artist's Studio
    signed and dated 'Lamb/30' (lower left)
    pencil and watercolour
    12 x 9¾ in. (30.5 x 24.8 cm.)


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    Lamb married Lady Pansy Pakenham, the eldest daughter of the 5th Earl of Longford, in 1928. They met at the office of George Kennedy where she was working as an assistant. She was 26 years old when this work was executed as a study for a large oil painting.

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    Exhibited

    New York, Davis & Langdale, Henry Lamb: Works on Paper, March - April, 2000, no. 12.