European & British Art

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Property of a Gentleman

Sir Frank Dicksee, P.R.A.

The Moon Maiden

Lot Closed

July 14, 01:35 PM GMT


250,000 - 350,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property of a Gentleman

Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee, P.R.A.


1853 - 1928

The Moon Maiden

signed and dated FRANK DICKSEE / 1923 lower left; titled, signed and inscribed The Moon-Maiden / Frank Dicksee / 3 Greville Place N.W.6. on a label on the reverse

oil on canvas

Unframed: 134 by 79.5cm., 52¾ by 29in.

Framed: 170 by 117cm., 67 by 46in.

Sir Frederick Charles Bowring of Terra Nova, Sefton Park, Liverpool (purchased from the artist in 1923); thence by family descent to the present owner
Simon Toll, Frank Dicksee 1853-1928 - His Art and Life, 2016, pp. 190, 196, illustrated p. 189, catalogue number FD.1923.6