Lot 11
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Motley (Margaret Harris, Sophie Harris and Elizabeth Montgomery Wilmot)

Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Sold
1,250 GBP
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Description

  • Motley (Margaret Harris, Sophie Harris and Elizabeth Montgomery Wilmot)
  • Costume Design for George Bernard Shaw's The Doctor's Dilemma, Act III
  • signed, dated 41 and inscribed ACT III / CREAM LACE & NET BLOUSE / WALL FLOWER COLOUR CLOTH / SKIRT / BLACK VELVET BRAIDING
  • pencil and gouache on paper

Provenance

Probably Leicester Galleries, London, where acquired by Vivien Leigh, 16th April 1947

Literature

Notley Abbey Inventory, April 1948, p. 27, Principal Landing and Corridors and Staircase to Hall, 'A Water Colour drawing, Lady in Plum colour Skirt, signed Motley, and two others, same artist' (The Vivien Leigh Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, THM/433/6/1).
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