London, South Kensington
15 July 2010
Duncan Grant (1885-1978)
Reclining male nude: Paul Roche
signed 'D Grant' (lower right)
watercolour, charcoal, chalk and gouache, on two sheets
17¼ x 16¼ in. (43.8 x 41.3 cm.)
Executed on 30 April 1947.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 21 November 1995, lot 161, where purchased by the present owner.
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The present work was dated by Paul Roche. The work was executed at the artist's London rooms, no. 1 Taviton Street.
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