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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 19

    Denis Mitchell (1912-1993)

    Boscawen

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Denis Mitchell (1912-1993)
    Boscawen
    signed with initials and dated 'DAM 62' (at the base)
    bronze with a polished gold patina
    23 in. (58.5 cm.) high, excluding base
    The present cast is number 3 from an edition of 6.


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    Provenance

    with Queen Square Gallery, Leeds, where purchased by the present owner, October 1967.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Festival Exhibition of Sculpture by Denis Mitchell, Swansea, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery and Museum, 1979, no. 8, another cast illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Swansea, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery and Museum, Festival Exhibition of Sculpture by Denis Mitchell, October - November 1979, no. 8, another cast exhibited.