London, South Kensington
3 September 2008
John William North, A.R.A., R.W.S. (1842-1924)
The wood-reeve's daughters
signed and dated '1901-2/J.W. North ARA' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour with gum arabic, with scratching out
22¾ x 16¼ in. (57.8 x 41.3 cm.)
with Abbott and Holder, London, 1977.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's Belgravia, catalogue untraced
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Martyn Gregory Gallery, June 1975, no.35.
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