Edward Seago R.W.S. (British, 1910-1974) Suffolk Beach 51 x 76.2 cm. (20 x 30 in.)
Lot 109
Edward Seago R.W.S. (British, 1910-1974) Suffolk Beach 51 x 76.2 cm. (20 x 30 in.)
Sold for £46,850 (US$ 78,746) inc. premium
Lot Details
Edward Seago R.W.S. (British, 1910-1974)
Suffolk Beach
signed 'Edward Seago' (lower left)
oil on board
51 x 76.2 cm. (20 x 30 in.)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    With Thomas Gibson Fine Art, Hong Kong, where purchased by the present owner at the 1991 exhibition
    Private Collection, U.K.

    EXHIBITED:
    Hong Kong, Thomas Gibson Fine Art, Edward Seago, 1 October - 1 November 1991, cat.no.2, where purchased by the present owner, 18 November 1991

    LITERATURE:
    Ron Ranson, Edward Seago, David & Charles, London, 1987, p.96 (col.ill)

    The present work features as the front cover of Ron Ranson's literature on the artist and is described as 'A very strong 'sky' picture with the group of boats being given added prominence by silhouetting them against the lightest part of the sky. Again, the gulls prevent the picture becoming too static'. (Ron Ranson, Edward Seago, David & Charles, London, 1987, p.96)
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