23 November 2001
Vanessa Bell (1879-1961)
Snow at Charleston; a view from the artist's studio
signed with initials 'VB' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.7 cm.)
Painted circa 1944
Anon. sale; Christie's, London, 12 June 1987, lot 207A, where purchased by the present owner.
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'The painting shows the walled garden at Charleston and the snow-covered fields to the east of the house' (R. Shone, private correspondence, 2001).
Another version of this view is in the collection of Reading Art Gallery.
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