View full screen - View 1 of Lot 20. Minuit Chanson.
20

Edward Burra

Minuit Chanson

Property from the Collection of Barbara Ker-Seymer

Edward Burra

Edward Burra

Minuit Chanson

Minuit Chanson

Authenticity guarantee

What is guaranteed?

Property from the Collection of Barbara Ker-Seymer

Edward Burra

1905 - 1976

Minuit Chanson


signed E.J. Burra and dated 1931 (lower left)

watercolour and bodycolour on paper

unframed: 54.5 by 73cm.; 21½ by 28¾in.

framed: 69.5 by 88cm.; 27½ by 34½in.

Executed in 1931.


---------------------------------------------------


芭芭拉・克・賽默收藏

愛德華・布拉

1905 - 1976年

《午夜之歌唱片店》


款識:藝術家簽名 E.J. Burra 並紀年1931(左下)

水彩及水粉紙本

不連框:54.5 x 73 公分;21½ x 28¾ 英寸

連框:69.5 x 88 公分;27½ x 34½ 英寸

1931年作

To request a Condition Report for this lot, please contact Bryn.Sayles@sothebys.com.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


Gifted by the Artist to Barbara Ker-Seymer in the 1930s, and thence by family descent to the present owner
Andrew Causey (ed.), Edward Burra: Complete Catalogue, Phaidon, Oxford, 1985, no. 73, illustrated n.p.
Jane Stevenson, Edward Burra: Twentieth Century Eye, Pimlico Random House Group Ltd., London, 2008, p. 119
Phil Cairney (director), Andrew Graham-Dixon (writer/presenter), I Never Tell Anyone Anything: The Life and Art of Edward Burra, BBC Production, 2011, 13:43
London, Tate Gallery, Edward Burra, 1973, no. 31, illustrated in catalogue p. 16
New York, Grey Art Gallery and Study Centre, A Sense of Place: The Paintings of Edward Burra and Paul Nash, 24 February – 3 April 1982, exhibition not numbered
London, Hayward Gallery, Edward Burra, 1 August – 29 September 1985, no. 55, illustrated in catalogue p. 94
Chichester, Pallant House Gallery, Edward Burra, 22 October 2011 – 19 February 2012, no. 50, illustrated in catalogue p. 54, with tour to Djanogly Art Gallery, University of Nottingham, Nottingham