London, South Kensington
24 January 2007
Joseph Edward Southall, R.W.S. (1861-1944)
The white bow
signed and dated 'J.E.Southall RWS/1917' (lower right) and further signed with monogram and dated '1917' (lower left)
black chalk and watercolour heightened with white, unframed
15 x 11¼ in. (38.1 x 28.5 cm.); and five unframed portrait studies of children, including baby de Breville, by the same hand (6)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Southall and his wife are said to have been fond of children, although they refrained from having any of their own because they were first cousins.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
The Belgian collector, antiques dealer and designer outlines what the art and objects in his library mean to him
The founder of the 1-54 art fair on giving African artists international visibility, growing up with an artist father, and building her own collection