John Duncan Fergusson RBA (British, 1874-1961) Woman with a Rose, Cafe d'Harcourt 21 x 12.8 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 in.)
Lot 60* AR
John Duncan Fergusson RBA (British, 1874-1961) Woman with a Rose, Cafe d'Harcourt 21 x 12.8 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 in.)
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,154) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Pictures from an Important Private Canadian Collection
John Duncan Fergusson RBA (British, 1874-1961)
Woman with a Rose, Cafe d'Harcourt
conté and gouache
21 x 12.8 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 in.)
Executed circa 1908 (according to a label verso)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Margaret Morris
    With Ewan Mundy Fine Art, Glasgow

    EXHIBITED:
    Glasgow University Print Room, J.D. Fergusson Watercolours and Drawings, April-May 1961, cat.no.4

    The Cafe de Harcourt was one of Fergusson's favourites in Montparnasse, where artists, seamstresses and milliners who might model their creations mixed in a convivial atmosphere. Fergusson sketched compulsively in pocket books in conte, but rarely heightened them with colour as seen here.
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