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    Sale 5884

    20th Century British Art

    15 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 19

    Keith Vaughan (1912-1977)

    Beach Huts

    Price Realised  

    Keith Vaughan (1912-1977)
    Beach Huts
    signed and dated 'Keith Vaughan 1935' (lower right)
    gouache
    7¼ x 10½ in. (18.4 x 26.7 cm.)


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    Beach Huts appears to be an idea for a theatre set design which Vaughan would have executed after one of his many trips to the theatre.
    We are very grateful to Professor John Ball for his assistance in cataloguing this lot.

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    Provenance

    Gifted directly by the artist to the present owner's mother for her 21st birthday present in 1938.