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    Sale 5390

    20th Century British Art

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 37

    Walter Richard Sickert, A.R.A. (1860-1942)

    Jeanne, Hôtel du Quai Vôltaire, Paris

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Walter Richard Sickert, A.R.A. (1860-1942)
    Jeanne, Hôtel du Quai Vôltaire, Paris
    signed 'Rd St. A.R.A.' (lower right), inscribed 'Hôtel du Quai Vôltaire. Paris' (lower left)
    charcoal and white chalk
    9¼ x 12 in. (23.5 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed circa 1906.


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    This drawing is a hitherto unpublished study for the painting Jeanne (W. Baron, Sickert, 1973, no. 250, fig. 168).

    We are very grateful to Wendy Baron for her assistance in cataloguing this lot and lots 39-40.

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    Provenance

    with Savile Gallery, London.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the exact date of execution for this work is Autumn 1906.