• 20th Century British Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5885

    20th Century British Art

    23 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 94

    Paul Fordyce Maitland (1863-1909)

    Kensington Gardens, Evening

    Price Realised  

    Paul Fordyce Maitland (1863-1909)
    Kensington Gardens, Evening
    oil on panel
    5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.3 cm.)
    Painted circa 1897.


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    Maitland and Roussel painted in the Royal Parks in the early 1890s and Maitland continued to do so until circa 1905. The present work is comparable to 'The Flower Walk, Kensington Gardens', circa 1897, in the collection of the Tate.
    K.M.

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    Provenance

    Purchased at the 1952 exhibition by Miss A. Balthazar.


    Exhibited

    London, Leicester Galleries, Exhibition of Works by Paul Maitland, December 1952, no. 60.