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Keith Vaughan

Group of Figures - Cuernavaca

An Eye for Colour: Property from the Collection of Mrs Elizabeth Corob

Keith Vaughan

Keith Vaughan

Group of Figures - Cuernavaca

Group of Figures - Cuernavaca

An Eye for Colour: Property from the Collection of Mrs Elizabeth Corob

Keith Vaughan

1912 - 1977

Group of Figures - Cuernavaca


signed Keith Vaughan and dated /59 (lower right)

pen, crayon, gouache and wash on paper

unframed: 52 by 40.5cm.; 20½ by 16in.

framed: 74 by 61.5cm.; 29 by 24¼in.

Executed in 1959. 


We are grateful to Dr Ian Massey for his kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work, and to Gerard Hastings, who is currently working on Keith Vaughan: The Graphic Art to be published by Pagham Press, for preparing the catalogue entry.

The sheet is fully laid down onto a backing card. The work appears in very good overall condition.


The edges of the sheet have been neatly cut. Possible restored tear to the left edge towards the lower left corner. A soft crease to the right edge towards the lower left corner. Scuffs to the work, most evident in the upper third of the composition. A spot of possible historic loss in the green pigment below centre. Possible fading to the ink and to the purple pigment. An accretion within the paint towards the lower left corner. Light surface dirt.


The work is window mounted and held behind glass in a painted wooden frame.


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Acquired by the late owner in the 1960s