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    Sale 5883

    20th Century British Art including The Olga Davenport Collection

    25 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 98

    Tristram Hillier, R.A. (1905-1983)

    The Ruins of Extramadura, Spain

    Price Realised  

    Tristram Hillier, R.A. (1905-1983)
    The Ruins of Extramadura, Spain
    signed and dated 'Hillier 75' (lower right), inscribed and dated again '"THE RUINS OF EXTRAMADURA". 1975' (on the canvas-overlap)
    oil on canvas
    20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Purchased by the present owner's brother at the 1975 exhibition.


    Exhibited

    Johannesburg, Pieter Wenning Gallery, Tristram Hillier, November 1975, no. 3.