signed; also signed, titled, dated 2015 and inscribed on the reverse
oil on canvas
61 by 51cm.; 24 by 20in.
The canvas appears original. The work appears in excellent overall condition.
Inspection under Ultraviolet light does not reveal any obvious signs of fluorescence or retouching.
The work is presented in a painted wooden frame.
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Portland Gallery, London, where acquired by the present owner
UP THE WALL
OLD DOGS SLEEPING
IN THE HALL
OLD MANS BACK
FILLED WITH SCENT
We are grateful to the Artist for his kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.