16 November 2006
THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE ANNE, LADY HOLLENDEN
VALLEY FARM, EDGEWORTH, GLOUCESTERSHIRE,
SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS
Sir William Russell Flint, R.A., P.R.W.S., R.S.W. (1880-1969)
On the Gard, Provence, France
signed 'W. RUSSELL FLINT-' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour
13½ x 19¼ in. (34.3 x 48.9 cm.)
F. Cope Morgan Esq.
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A. Palmer, More than shadows: A biography of W. Russell Flint, R.A., P.R.W.S., London, 1943, pl. 87.
London, The Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours, Autumn Exhibition, 1938, no. 97.
Perhaps second only to Scotland, Russell Flint liked to paint this region of France, it drew him back again and again: 'A breezy day near Pont du Gard- one of my favourite spots on earth'.
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