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    Sale 5306

    Scottish Art

    16 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 132

    Dame Elizabeth Violet Blackadder, R.S.A., R.S.W., R.A. (b. 1931)

    Monkey House

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Dame Elizabeth Violet Blackadder, R.S.A., R.S.W., R.A. (b. 1931)
    Monkey House
    signed and dated 'Elizabeth V. Blackadder 1972' (lower left)
    pencil and watercolour
    27½ x 40½ in. (69.8 x 102.9 cm.)


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    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Provenance

    with Mercury Gallery, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Estate of Vincent Price and Coral Browne


    Exhibited

    Edinburgh, Scottish Arts Council, Elizabeth Blackadder Retrospective Exhibition, no. 66: this exhibition travelled to Sheffield; Aberdeen; Liverpool; Cardiff; and London.