12 November 2009
Sir Matthew Smith (1879-1959)
Still life with clay head
signed with initials 'MS' (lower right), dated '1937' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
18 x 22 in. (45.7 x 55.9 cm.)
with Leicester Galleries, London.
Purchased by Miss Vivien Leigh at the 1944 exhibition, and by inheritance.
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London, Leicester Galleries, Artists of Fame and of Promise (Part II), August 1944, no. 141.
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