George Leslie Hunter (British, 1877-1931) Still life with Roses, Fruit and Wine Glass 56 x 45.7 cm. (22 1/16 x 18 in.)
Lot 67
George Leslie Hunter (British, 1877-1931) Still life with Roses, Fruit and Wine Glass 56 x 45.7 cm. (22 1/16 x 18 in.)
Sold for £49,250 (US$ 82,701) inc. premium
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Lot Details
George Leslie Hunter (British, 1877-1931)
Still life with Roses, Fruit and Wine Glass
signed 'Hunter' (lower right)
oil on canvas
56 x 45.7 cm. (22 1/16 x 18 in.)
Painted circa 1913-15

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    With Pearson & Westergaard, Glasgow
    Private Collection, UK

    Hunter's early still lifes, characterised by formal arrangements and compositions set against a dark background, demonstrate the influence that 17th Century Dutch masters such as Willem Kalf had on his work. Here though we see him moving towards his own, painterly language.
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