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Sir Claude Francis Barry, R.B.A. (1883-1970)
Sir Claude Francis Barry, R.B.A. (1883-1970)

The French Riviera from Bordighera

Details
Sir Claude Francis Barry, R.B.A. (1883-1970)
The French Riviera from Bordighera
signed 'F Barry' (lower right), signed again and indistinctly inscribed 'Barry' (on the canvas over-lap)
oil on canvas
19¼ x 24 in. (48.9 x 61 cm.)
Provenance
Gifted by the artist to the present owner.

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Lot Essay

'Barry was drawn to the view of the French Riveriera from Bordighera, particuarly at night when the lights along the waterfront echoed the stars above' (see K. Campbell, Moon Behind Clouds, Jersey, 1999, p. 151).
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