Sir Matthew Smith (1879-1959)
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Sir Matthew Smith (1879-1959)

Flowers and Fruit

Details
Sir Matthew Smith (1879-1959)
Flowers and Fruit
signed with initials 'MS' (lower right)
oil on canvas
39 ½ x 32 in. (100.3 x 81.3 cm.)
Painted in 1926.
Provenance
with Arthur Tooth & Sons, London, where purchased by Commander G.L. Lowis on 25 January 1929.
Sir V. Naylor-Leyland, March 1965.
Mr and Mrs Max Beilson, London, until 2017.
Literature
J. Gledhill, Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings of Matthew Smith with a Critical Introduction to his Work, Farnham, 2009, p. 121, no. 225, illustrated.
Exhibited
London, Tate Gallery, Matthew Smith: Paintings 1909-1952, September - October 1953, no. 34.
London, Royal Academy, A Memorial Exhibition of Works by Sir Matthew Smith, C.B.E., 1879-1959, October - December 1960, no. 104.
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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