5 March 2003
Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)
Portrait of a Cat
signed with initials 'EL' (lower right)
oil on canvas
11½ x 9 in. (29.2 x 22.9 cm.)
Gift from the artist.
By decent in the artist's family to the present owner.
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