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    Sale 5132

    Twentieth Century British Art

    6 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 116

    Mary Fedden, R.A. (b. 1915)

    Charlotte's Jug

    Price Realised  

    Mary Fedden, R.A. (b. 1915)
    Charlotte's Jug
    signed and dated 'Fedden 1985' (lower right), signed again, inscribed and numbered 'Mary Fedden/21 Charlotte's/JUG' (on a label attached to the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    17 x 25 in. (43.2 x 63.5 cm.)


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    A similar composition of the same title and date is illustrated in M. Gooding, Mary Fedden, Aldershot, 1995, p. 57. The jug depicted in the painting was a gift from Charlotte, the artist's god-daughter.

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    Provenance

    Purchased by Dr. and Mrs. Dixon at the 1986 exhibition.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 8 June 2001, lot 44.


    Exhibited

    London, New Grafton Gallery, Mary Fedden, April 1986, no. 21.