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Solomon Joseph Solomon R.A., P.R.B.A.
PORTRAIT OF GERTRUDE SALAMAN, THE ARTIST'S NIECE
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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Solomon Joseph Solomon R.A., P.R.B.A.
PORTRAIT OF GERTRUDE SALAMAN, THE ARTIST'S NIECE
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

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Solomon Joseph Solomon R.A., P.R.B.A.
1860-1927
PORTRAIT OF GERTRUDE SALAMAN, THE ARTIST'S NIECE

Provenance

Presented to The Ben Uri Gallery by the children of Dr Redcliffe Nathan Salaman, the sitter's husband

Exhibited

Probably Royal Academy, London, 1909, no.233 as Miss Gertrude Lowy;
The Ben Uri Art Society, London, Jewish Artists: The Ben Uri Collection, Paintings, Drawings, Prints and Sculpture, 1994, no.395;
Possibly The Ben Uri Art Society, London, Eighty Years of Jewish Art 1915-1995, The Ben Uri Art Society, 1995;
Ben Uri Gallery, London, Homeless & Hidden 1, 2009

Literature

Walter Schwab and Julia Weiner (eds.), Jewish Artists: The Ben Uri Collection, 1994

Catalogue Note

Gertrude 'Golda' Lowy (1887-1982) was the daughter of Ernest Daniel Lowy and his wife Henrietta, the artist's sister. She married the botanist and expert on growing potatoes Dr Redcliffe Nathan Salaman in 1926 following the death of his first wife Nina, an eminent scholar and poet whose portrait Solomon painted in 1918.

Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

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London