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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 44

    Vanessa Bell (1879-1961)

    Seated Model at Charleston

    Price Realised  

    Vanessa Bell (1879-1961)
    Seated Model at Charleston
    oil on canvas
    28½ x 21 in. (72.5 x 53.5 cm.)
    Painted circa 1922.


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    The Log Box which appears upside down in the present work was decorated by Duncan Grant in 1916-17, and both this and the vase are still at Charleston.

    We are very grateful to Richard Shone for preparing this catalogue entry.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 2 May 1991, lot 31a, where purchased by the present owner.


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