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Edward Wadsworth, A.R.A.

Composition IV

Estimate:

40,000 - 60,000 GBP

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Edward Wadsworth, A.R.A.

Edward Wadsworth, A.R.A.

Composition IV

Composition IV

Estimate:

40,000 - 60,000 GBP

Lot sold:

75,600

GBP

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Edward Wadsworth, A.R.A.

1889 - 1949

Composition IV


signed E WADSWORTH and dated 1932 (lower right)

tempera on canvas laid down on board

unframed: 63.5 by 89cm.; 24¾ by 35in.

framed: 95 by 119.5cm.; 37½ by 47in.

Executed in 1932. 


We are grateful to Jonathan Black for his kind assitance in cataloguing the present work.

For a condition report for this work please email bryn.sayles@sothebys.com.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Mrs Edward Wadsworth 

Osborne Samuel, London, where acquired by the present owner, 2 October 2006

Selection XIII, Edward Wadsworth, May 1933, p.73


Architectural Review, 6 October 1933 

Jonathan Black, Edward WadsworthForm Feeling and Calculation: The Complete Paintings and Drawings, Philip Wilson Publishers, 2005, no. 298, illustrated p. 97 and 187

London, Mayor Gallery, Edward Wadsworth, November 1933
Venice, Venice Biennale, XXVI Biennale Internazionale d'Arte di Venezia, British Council, 1 June - 30 September 1952, no. 70, where lent by the Artist's wife
Bradford, Cartwright Hall, Edward Wadsworth 1889-1949: A Genius of Industrial England, 12 October 1989 - 14 January 1990, no. 107, with tour to Camden Arts Centre, London, illustrated in the catalogue p. 111
London, Osborne Samuel, Edward Wadsworth: The Rhythm of Things, 27 September - 21 October 2006, no. 298, illustrated in the catalogue p. 92