19 November 2004
Carel Victor Weight, R.A. (1908-1997)
The Ghost House
signed and inscribed 'WEIGHT/CAREL/33 SPENCER/ROAD SW18 2SP/THE GHOST HOUSE' (on the Royal Academy label attached to the frame)
oil on board
36 x 44 in. (91.4 x 111.3 cm.)
Purchased by the present owner at the 1992 exhibition.
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London, Royal Academy, 1992, no. 527.
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