London, South Kensington
16 April 2008
Sir William George Gillies, R.S.A., P.R.W.S., R.A. (1898-1973)
Still Life with a Red Cloth
signed 'W Gillies' (lower right)
oil on canvas
27 x 21 in. (68.6 x 53.3 cm.)
with David Messum, London.
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'My house is absolutely full of still life objects they seem to group themselves in my mind automatically and my picture is really an extension of this notion (J. Soden & V. Keller, William Gillies, Edinburgh, 1998, p. 71).'
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