London, South Kensington
15 July 2009
Keith Vaughan (1912-1977)
signed and dated 'Keith Vaughan 1935' (lower right)
7¼ x 10½ in. (18.4 x 26.7 cm.)
Gifted directly by the artist to the present owner's mother for her 21st birthday present in 1938.
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Beach Huts appears to be an idea for a theatre set design which Vaughan would have executed after one of his many trips to the theatre.
We are very grateful to Professor John Ball for his assistance in cataloguing this lot.
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