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    Sale 5883

    20th Century British Art including The Olga Davenport Collection

    25 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 42

    Ronald Ossory Dunlop, R.A. (1894-1973)


    Price Realised  


    Ronald Ossory Dunlop, R.A. (1894-1973)
    signed 'Dunlop' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.)

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    Olga was introduced to Enid Starkie by the poet Robert Graves. Starkie was an Oxford academic and author of many books on French literature. They shared a great love of France. Enid Starkie was a regular visitor to Hinton Manor and when she died she left this painting to Olga.

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    with the Redfern Gallery, where purchased by Miss Enid Starkie, May 1924, and by descent to Olga Davenport.