Modern British and Irish Art Evening Auction

Modern British and Irish Art Evening Auction

View full screen - View 1 of Lot 36. Orange Lily.

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Ivon Hitchens

Orange Lily

Auction Closed

June 6, 05:43 PM GMT

Estimate

60,000 - 80,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Ivon Hitchens

1893 - 1979

Orange Lily


signed Hitchens. (lower left); also signed Ivon Hitchens, titled and inscribed (on a label attached to the stretcher bar)

oil on canvas

unframed: 75.5 by 64.5cm.; 29¾ by 25½in.

framed: 91 by 82cm.; 35¾ by 32¼in.

Executed circa 1933.


We are grateful to Peter Khoroche, author of Ivon Hitchens, Lund Humphries, London, 2007, for his kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.

Redfern Gallery, London, May 1948

Waddington Galleries, London (details untraced)

South Africa, South African National Gallery, Friends of SANG, no. 38 (details untraced)