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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 85

    Roger Hilton (1911-1975)

    Seated Woman

    Price Realised  

    Roger Hilton (1911-1975)
    Seated Woman
    signed 'ROGER HILTON' (lower right)
    oil on board
    16 x 13 in. (40.6 x 33 cm.)
    There is an abstract painting on the reverse.
    Painted circa 1931-33.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 5 March 1997, lot 195, where purchased by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that it has been suggested that the sitter of the present work might be Guilhen Perrier, a French art student with whom Hilton was infatuated in the early 1930s.