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    Sale 5306

    Scottish Art

    16 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 115

    Sir William George Gillies, R.S.A., P.R.W.S., R.A. (1898-1973)

    Still Life with a Red Cloth

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sir William George Gillies, R.S.A., P.R.W.S., R.A. (1898-1973)
    Still Life with a Red Cloth
    signed 'W Gillies' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    27 x 21 in. (68.6 x 53.3 cm.)


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    'My house is absolutely full of still life objects they seem to group themselves in my mind automatically and my picture is really an extension of this notion (J. Soden & V. Keller, William Gillies, Edinburgh, 1998, p. 71).'

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    Provenance

    with David Messum, London.