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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 39

    SIR HERBERT JAMES GUNN, R.A., R.S.W. (BRITISH, 1893-1964)

    Price Realised  

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    SIR HERBERT JAMES GUNN, R.A., R.S.W. (BRITISH, 1893-1964)
    River landscape
    oil on canvas board
    10 x 14 in. (25.5 x 35.5 cm.)


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    It has been suggested that the present work was painted on the Thames. Gunn stayed with W. B. Paterson in Warwick Avenue in September 1915 and sketched on Hampstead Heath, as well as at Kew, Richmond and Twickenham. This work is likely to relate to that time, before Gunn went to fight in France.

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