Lot 26: Vanessa Bell (1879-1961)
20th Century British Art including Property from The Reader's Digest Association Inc.
November 19, 2004
London, United Kingdom
Poppies and summer flowers in a vase on a pile of books
oil on canvas
24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.)
Painted circa 1950.
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The artist's estate.
with Anthony d'Offay, London, where purchased by the present owner in January 1982.
Artist or Maker: Vanessa Bell (1879-1961)
New York, Katonah Gallery, Bloomsbury Artists at Charleston: Paintings from the Reader's Digest Collection, August - October 1987, no. 10.
Johannesburg, Art Gallery, Bloomsbury Paintings at Charleston: Paintings from the Reader's Digest Corporate Collection, November 1992 - February 1993, no. 10.