London, South Kensington
10 May 2001
Gertrude Leese, (exh.1902-1911)
Portrait of a young boy, bust-length, wearing a cravat
oil on canvas
18 x 15 in. (45.7 x 38.2 cm.)
and five other portraits by the same hand, one signed.
six in the lot (6)
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Introducing the first auction in a series of three offering the collection of Paul Destribats, the Paris-based bibliophile
A cheaper, quicker alternative to oil paint, pastel became the perfect medium for portraits of the middle class