Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell Roses
Lot 38*
Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell, RSA RSW (British, 1883-1937) Roses 45 x 37.5 cm. (17 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)
Sold for £67,250 (US$ 112,967) inc. premium
Auction Details
Scottish Art Edinburgh
12 Dec 2012 14:00 GMT

Auction 19877
Lot Details
Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell, RSA RSW (British, 1883-1937)
Roses
signed 'FCB Cadell' (lower left), further inscribed 'Roses-/50/by/F.C.B. Cadell' (verso)
oil on panel
45 x 37.5 cm. (17 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

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  • PROVENANCE:
    With Alexander Reid & Lefevre, London
    Private Collection
    With Aitken Dott & Son, Edinburgh
    With Duncan R. Miller Fine Arts, London

    EXHIBITED:
    London, Duncan R. Miller Fine Arts, Four Scottish Colourists, June 1990, cat. no. 16 (Cadell)
    London, Duncan R. Miller Fine Arts, The Scottish Colourists, 29 June - 29 July 2000

    Cadell painted a series of similar still lifes in the early 1920s. These are stylised and minimal, executed swiftly and with a strong design element. Planes and bands of colour combine with geometry and the pale flowerheads to create a satisfying decorative ensemble.
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