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    Sale 5390

    20th Century British Art

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 153

    Keith Milow (b. 1945)

    Standing male nude

    Price Realised  


    Keith Milow (b. 1945)
    Standing male nude
    signed, inscribed and dated 'PAINTED IN SEPTEMBER 1963/FORMAT REVISED IN JULY 1967 K.Milow/Sept 63.' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas, unframed
    24¾ x 23¾ in. (62.9 x 60.4 cm.)

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    The present work is a self-portrait, painted in Milow's bedroom in his parents' house in Baldock. It suggests an awareness of the Euston Road and the Camberwell School.

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