London, South Kensington
22 July 2009
Cecil Kennedy (1905-1997)
Lilies and other flowers
signed 'Cecil Kennedy' (lower left) and signed, inscribed and dated 'Lilies and other flowers/Painting by/C Kennedy/March 1951' (on a label attached to the frame)
oil on canvas
36 x 28 in. (91.5 x 71 cm.)
with The Fine Art Society, London.
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