Still Life with Oranges and Grapes signed 'L. Hunter' (upper centre) oil on panel 46 x 50.8 cm. (18 x 20 in.)
PROVENANCE: Private Collection, Glasgow. Apparently purchased at an exhibition at Alexander Reid and Son, Glasgow, in 1921 With A F Armstrong, Glasgow, purchased 1971
Hunter painted a series of similar 'landscape format' still lifes, with candlestick and pink rose. The vivid blue drape and door are also familiar features, and the deft light brushwork is classic Hunter.