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    Sale 12303

    Modern British & Irish Art

    17 March 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 10

    Sven Berlin (1911-2000)

    Head of a Woman

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sven Berlin (1911-2000)
    Head of a Woman
    signed with monogram and dated '50' (on the underside)
    Egyptian greenstone
    13 in. (33 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Purchased by the present owner at the 1989 exhibition.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Sven Berlin: Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London, Belgrave Gallery, 1989, p. 76, no. 66, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    London, Belgrave Gallery, Sven Berlin: Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, November - December 1989, no. 66.