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    Sale 5389

    20th Century British Art

    16 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 70

    William Roberts, R.A. (1895-1980)

    Study for 'La Lucertola'

    Price Realised  

    William Roberts, R.A. (1895-1980)
    Study for 'La Lucertola'
    signed 'William/Roberts.' (lower left) and inscribed 'La Lucertola' (lower right)
    pencil and watercolour
    17¼ x 11¾ in. (43.8 x 29.8 cm.)


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    The present work was a study for the oil painting 'La Lucertola' (the Lizard) which was painted circa 1963.

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    Provenance

    with Hamet Gallery, London, where purchased by Baroness Ann von Blixen-Finecke, 19 December 1972.