• 20th Century British Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5886

    20th Century British Art

    16 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 78

    Robert Colquhoun (1914-1962)

    Studies for King Lear, Stratford

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Robert Colquhoun (1914-1962)
    Studies for King Lear, Stratford
    pencil
    9 x 4 1/8 in. (22.9 x 10.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1953.


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    Both Colquhoun and Robert MacBryde designed the set and costumes for King Lear at Stratford.

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    Provenance

    with Abbott & Holder, London, where purchased by the present owner, 1991.