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    Sale 5883

    20th Century British Art including The Olga Davenport Collection

    25 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    Frederick Edward McWilliam, A.R.A. (1909-1992)

    Olga Davenport

    Price Realised  

    Frederick Edward McWilliam, A.R.A. (1909-1992)
    Olga Davenport
    signed with initials and numbered 'MCW/1/3' (on the back of the neck)
    bronze with a dark grey patina
    14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high, excluding marble base
    Conceived in 1959.


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    Olga Davenport was a great friend of both Frederick and Beth McWilliam (or Mac & Beth as they were known).

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    Provenance

    Purchased from the artist by Olga Davenport.


    Literature

    R. Penrose (intro), McWilliam, London, 1964, no. 142, another cast illustrated.