21 March 2018
William Gear, R.A. (1915-1997)
signed and dated 'Gear 48' (lower left); signed again, dated again and inscribed 'Gear/'PAYSAGE'/JUNE '48' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
17 ¾ x 23 ½ in. (45 x 59.6 cm.)
Private collection, Canada.
Their sale; Waddington's, Toronto, 18 June 2013, lot 70, where purchased by the present owner.
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Eastbourne, Towner Art Gallery, William Gear 1915-1997: The Painter that Britain Forgot, July - September 2015: this exhibition travelled to Edinburgh, City Art Centre, October 2015 - February 2016, catalogue not traced.
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