Lot 112
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FRANCIS CAMPBELL BOILEAU CADELL, R.S.A., R.S.W. The Drawing Room, Croft House

Estimate
200,000 - 300,000 GBP
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Description

  • Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell, R.S.A., R.S.W.
  • The Drawing Room, Croft House
  • signed l.r.: F.C.B. Cadell; titled, signed, inscribed and dated on the reverse: CROFT HOUSE. HELENSBURGH./ (THE DRAWING ROOM)/ by/ F.C.B. Cadell./ Absorbent ground. NEVER varnish./ F.C.B.C./ 1934
  • oil on canvas

Provenance

Commissioned directly from the artist by Major Ion R. Harrison and thence by descent

Exhibited

Glasgow, McLellan Galleries, The Thistle Foundation, Pictures from a Private Collection, 1951, no.98;
Glasgow, The Scottish Arts Council Gallery and Touring Exhibition, Three Scottish Colourists, 1970, no.27;
Edinburgh and London, The Fine Art Society, Three Scottish Colourists, 1977, no.71

Literature

T.J. Honeyman, Three Scottish Colourists, Edinburgh, 1950, pl.5;
R. Billcliffe, The Scottish Colourists, London, 1989, pl.121;
T. Hewlett & D. Macmillan, F.C.B. Cadell, Surrey, 2011, p.135, pl.140
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