Waxham Beach signed 'Edward Seago' (lower left) oil on board 30.6 x 40.6 cm. (12 x 16 in.) (unframed)
PROVENANCE: With Marlborough Gallery, London Mr. and Mrs. Gavin Relly Private Collection, U.K.
EXHIBITED: London, Marlborough Fine Art, Edward Seago, December 1970, cat.no.25 Johannesburg, Pieter Wenning Gallery, Edward Seago Memorial Exhibition, July 1975, cat.no.53 (as Wroxham Beach, Norfolk)
The present work once hung in the collection of Gavin Relly, former chairman of South Africa's Anglo American Corporation and key initiator in the 1985 meeting between a delegation of business leaders and the banned African National Congress in Zambia. This meeting was a historically important step in efforts to end apartheid.