Dame Laura Knight - w/c & pastel of Major Atherley

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Lot 54
Dame Laura Knight - w/c & pastel of Major Atherley

Sold for £ 6,110 (US$ 7,638) inc. premium

Paintings & Watercolours

1 Dec 2003, 14:00 GMT

Bath

Dame Laura Knight RA (1877-1970)
'Major Atherley'
Signed and dated 1932 lower right, also inscribed on a label on the reverse giving the artist's address at 11 Langford Place, black chalk and watercolour
46 x 52cm (18 x 20 1/2in)

Footnotes

  • By descent from the sitter's family.

    Major Atherley became a close friend of Dame Laura Knight due to their mutual interest in the circus and he subsequently became an avid collector of her work.

    See illustration

Saleroom notices

  • Laid down on card
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