Lot 25
  • 25

Rego, Paula

1,000 - 1,500 GBP
6,000 GBP
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  • Paula Rego
  • "Pleasing Mr Rochester"
  • lithograph on stone with book
445 by 555mm., lithograph on stone, NUMBER 30 OF 35 COPIES, signed by the artist lower right ("Paula Rego"), framed and glazed

[together with:] Rego, Paula. Jane Eyre. Enitharmon Editions London, 2004, 8vo, first trade edition, SIGNED BY PAULA REGO AND MARINA WARNER, original pictorial boards

Catalogue Note

Paula Rego is one of the world’s leading figurative artists. She is well-known for her paintings and prints based on literature, myths, fairy tales, cartoons and religious text and creates narrative works with imagery inspired by sources as varied as Peter Pan and Mary Magdalene. She was the first Associate Artist at the National Gallery in 1989-1990. She was made a Dame of the British Empire in 2010.