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    Sale 5883

    20th Century British Art including The Olga Davenport Collection

    25 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 73

    John Craxton, R.A. (b. 1922)

    Village Garden

    Price Realised  


    John Craxton, R.A. (b. 1922)
    Village Garden
    signed 'Craxton' (lower right)
    tempera on paper, laid on canvas
    27½ x 19¼ in. (69.9 x 48.9 cm.)
    Executed circa 1979-80.

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    We are grateful to Ian Collins, currently working on a John Craxton monograph, for his help in compiling the catalogue entriy for this lot. Anyone with information or forthcoming images for the book can contact the author c/o Christie's, 85 Old Brompton Road, London, SW7 3LD.

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    with Christopher Hull Gallery, London.