Helen Bradley (British, 1900-1979) Leaving Church 30 x 35 cm. (12 x 13 3/4 in.)
Lot 75
Helen Bradley (British, 1900-1979) It was a cold Sunday Evening 30 x 35 cm. (12 x 13 3/4 in.)
Sold for £25,000 (US$ 42,020) inc. premium
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Helen Bradley (British, 1900-1979)
It was a cold Sunday Evening
signed 'HELEN BRADLEY' and with fly insignia (lower right) and inscribed 'It was a cold Sunday Evening/when Mother, George and I arrived/at Grandma's. She said "Don't take/your coats off. aunt Mary and aunt/Frances are going to meet Miss Carter/(who wore pink) and Mr Taylor (The Bank/Manager) also you must wait for Uncle/John and aunt annie". "Im afraid", she/said, "that we are apt to forget them,/and that isnt very kind", we soon/found Miss Carter, and then Mr Taylor/and Uncle John and aunt annie, They/seemed so pleased to be coming to/grandma's with us, aunt Charlotte had/cups of hot cocoa ready for us. Then/Mr Green (the new curate) called and sang/"Glory to Thee, my Love", looking at aunt/Charlotte who's face was bright pink and/the year was 1906' (on a label attached to the backboard)
watercolour and gouache
30 x 35 cm. (12 x 13 3/4 in.)
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  2. Matthew Bradbury
    Specialist - Modern British and Irish Art
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