26 October 2016
PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Louis Hubbard Grimshaw (British, 1870-1943)
inscribed, signed and dated 'Whitehall./Louis Grimshaw/1903' (on the reverse).
oil on board
12 x 17 ½ in. (30.5 x 44.5 cm.)
L. J. Gilbert Lodge, London.
His sale; Christie's, London, 14 June 1963, lot 137 as Dusk in Whitehall and misidentified as the work of John Atkinson Grimshaw.
with Ferrers Gallery, London, acquired at the above sale.
with MS Rau Antiques, New Orleans.
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner.
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