1 December 2006
Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (British, 1878-1959)
Going Out; A Portrait of Lord Ivor Spencer Churchill with the Quorn
signed 'A.J. Munnings' (lower right) and inscribed 'LORD IVOR CHURCHILL. WITH THE QUORN./The Grey horse made 750 guineas in....' (on the canvas-overlap)
oil on canvas
20¼ x 24¼ in. (51.5 x 61.5 cm.)
Painted circa 1923.
with Wildenstein & Co., New York.
Mrs Bernard Combemale.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 13 May 1966, lot 42.
Acquired by a descendant of Lord Ivor Spencer-Churchill in the late 1960s, and by descent to the present owner.
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This work will be included in Lorian Peralta-Ramos's forthcoming catalogue raisonée of the works of Sir Alfred Munnings.
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