European & British Art, Part I

European & British Art, Part I

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Property from a British Private Collection

Sir George Clausen, R.A., R.W.S., R.I.

The Visit

Auction Closed

July 13, 12:35 PM GMT

Estimate

250,000 - 350,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from a British Private Collection

Sir George Clausen, R.A., R.W.S., R.I.

British

1852 - 1944

The Visit


signed G. CLAUSEN lower right

oil on canvas

Unframed: 102 by 77cm., 40 by 30¼in.

Framed: 116 by 90cm., 45¾ by 35¼in.

M. Newman Ltd., London

Purchased from the above by the parents of the present owners in 1970

‘Leicester Galleries’, The Morning Post, 25 May 1909, p. 5
‘Mr Clausen and Mr FE James’, The Times, 27 May 1909, p. 9
‘The Leicester Galleries’, The Westminster Gazette, 11 June 1909, p. 3
‘Mr Clausen at his Best’, The Manchester Courier, 29 May 1909, p. 6
Anonymous, ‘Other Exhibitions’, The Athenaeum, No. 4257, 29 May 1909, p. 653
Kenneth McConkey, Edwardian Portraits, Images of an Age of Opulence, Antique Collector's Club, Suffolk, 1987, pp. 208, 209, illustrated
Kenneth McConkey, George Clausen and the picture of English Rural Life, 2012, Edinburgh, p. 153 (illustrated)