Lot 28
  • 28

Jessica Dismorr

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • Jessica Dismorr
  • The Ruin, Les Baux
  • dated 1911
  • pencil, black ink and watercolour
  • 25 by 35cm.; 9¾ by 13¾in.

Provenance

Given by the artist to her sister Margaret Thompson, from whom acquired by the present owner

Condition

The work is on wove paper which appears to have been laid down. There are artist's pinholes in all four quadrants. There are some inconsistences to the surface of the sheet in the upper left quadrant. There is some staining to the upper and left edges of the work. Held under glass in a simple gilded frame within a cream mount. Please telephone the department on 020 7293 5381 if you have any questions regarding the present work.
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