4 June 2008
Augustus Edwin John, O.M., R.A. (1878-1961)
Study of Mother and Child
signed 'John' (lower left)
pen and brown and grey ink, brown and grey wash
13 x 9½ in. (33 x 24.2 cm.)
Poppet Pol, the artist's daughter and by descent in the family until
with The Lefevre Gallery, London, October 1999, where purchased by the present owner.
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For a related drawing entitled Virgin and Child see L. Browse, Augustus John Drawings, London, 1941, no. 62.
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