Charles Spencelayh, RMS, HRBSA (British, 1865-1958) More than cracked
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Charles Spencelayh, RMS, HRBSA
(British, 1865-1958)
More than cracked
Sold for £22,500 (US$ 37,795) inc. premium
Lot Details
Charles Spencelayh, RMS, HRBSA (British, 1865-1958)
More than cracked
signed and dated 'CHARLES SPENCELAYH/1955' (lower right); inscribed with titled and artist's address on a label attached to the reverse
oil on canvas
51 x 66cm (20 1/16 x 26in).

Footnotes

  • EXHIBITED:
    London, Royal Academy, 1956, no. 619

    LITERATURE:
    Royal Academy Illustrated 1956, p. 86

    The present lot shows an array of objects typical of Spencelayh's interior's including a copy of The Sunday Times, with a full page photo of Winston Churchill on the front cover. Churchill resigned as Prime Minister in April of the year this lot was painted,.
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  1. Peter Rees
    Specialist - 19th Century Paintings
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
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    United Kingdom
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