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Sir John Lavery, R.A., R.S.A., R.H.A.

The Bathing Hour, Lido, Venice

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Estimate:

500,000

to
- 700,000 GBP

Property from a Private American Collection

Sir John Lavery, R.A., R.S.A., R.H.A.

Sir John Lavery, R.A., R.S.A., R.H.A.

The Bathing Hour, Lido, Venice

The Bathing Hour, Lido, Venice

Estimate:

500,000

to
- 700,000 GBP

Lot sold:

499,000

GBP

Property from a Private American Collection


Sir John Lavery, R.A., R.S.A., R.H.A.

1856 - 1941

The Bathing Hour, Lido, Venice


signed J Lavery (lower right); also signed JOHN LAVERY, titled, dated 1912 and inscribed (on the reverse)  

oil on canvas

unframed: 45.5 by 76cm.; 18 by 30in.

framed: 64 by 94cm.; 25¼ by 37in.

Executed in 1912.


We are grateful to Professor Kenneth McConkey for his kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work. 

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James Connell, Glasgow, circa 1920
Private Collection, Scotland, circa 1940 and thence by descent to the previous owner
Their sale, Christie's London, 19 November 2014, lot 19
Richard Green, London, where acquired by the present owner

Kenneth McConkey, Towards the Sun, World Pictures by British Artist-Travellers at the turn of the Twentieth Century, 2021 (Paul Holberton Publishing, forthcoming), p. 129, illustrated fig. 5.29,