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    Sale 12036

    Christie's Interiors

    18 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 399

    Rita Donagh (Staffordshire b. 1939)

    Drawing for 'Reflection on 3 weeks in May 1970': Bloodstains

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    Estimate

    Rita Donagh (Staffordshire b. 1939)
    Drawing for 'Reflection on 3 weeks in May 1970': Bloodstains
    dated '1971' (lower right)
    pencil, coloured pencil, bodycolour and collage on paper
    20 ¼ x 30 3/8 in. (51.4 x 77.2 cm.)


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    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Rita Donagh Paintings and Drawings, 1977, Whitworth Art Gallery, no. 19, n.p., illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Baden-Baden, British Council, British Drawings, no. 13.
    Manchester, Whitworth Art Gallery, Arts Council of Great Britain, Rita Donagh Paintings and Drawings, 1977, no. 19.