EDWARD BURRA  |  THE POINTING FINGER
EDWARD BURRA  |  THE POINTING FINGER
EDWARD BURRA  |  THE POINTING FINGER
EDWARD BURRA  |  THE POINTING FINGER
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EDWARD BURRA | THE POINTING FINGER

EDWARD BURRA | THE POINTING FINGER

This lot has been withdrawn

Description

EDWARD BURRA

1905-1976

THE POINTING FINGER


signed: E. J. Burra (lower right)

watercolour, gouache, pen and ink and pencil on paper

77.5 by 55.5 cm.; 30½ by 22 in.

Executed in 1932.


We are grateful to Dr. Jane Stevenson for her kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.

Condition Report

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Saleroom Notice

This lot has been withdrawn from the sale.

Provenance

Gerald Corcoran, London, from whom acquired by Neil ‘Bunny’ Roger in the mid 1940s

His Estate, from whom acquired by the present owner in 1997

Literature

J. Rothenstein, Edward Burra, Penguin Books, London, 1945, illustrated pl. 3, n.p.

A. Causey, Edward Burra: Complete Catalogue, Phaidon Press, Oxford, 1985, no. 96, illustrated

Exhibited

London, Tate, Edward J. Burra, May - July 1973, p. 96, no. 60

London, Lefevre Fine Art Limited, Edward Burra 1905-1976, 11 May - 17 June 2005, no. 6, p. 20, illustrated p. 21

EDWARD BURRA  |  THE POINTING FINGER
EDWARD BURRA | THE POINTING FINGER
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