London, South Kensington
17 March 2016
Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson, A.R.A. (1889-1946)
Place Blanche, Paris
signed 'C.R.W. Nevinson' (lower right)
watercolour, pastel and gouache
14 x 10 in. (35.5 x 25.3 cm.)
Executed circa 1922.
Purchased by Sir Arthur Young at the 1926 exhibition, and by descent.
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London, Leicester Galleries, Watercolours and Paintings by C.R. W. Nevinson, March 1926, no. 18.
Place Blanche is situated on the Boulevard de Clichy and faces the celebrated Moulin Rouge dance hall.
We are very grateful to Christopher Martin for his assistance in preparing this catalogue entry.
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