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FS49: Fine Art Sale

Alfred Wallis [1855-1942] - Three-masted Schooner Anchored Off A Lighthouse,

Auction Lot FS49/1655

Alfred Wallis [1855-1942] - Three-masted schooner anchored off a lighthouse,- oil and pencil drawing on card 20.5 x 22.5cm.

Alfred Wallis [1855-1942] - Three-masted Schooner Anchored Off A Lighthouse, (FS49/1655) offered in our Three Day Fine Art Sale starting on 14th April 2021 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

Alfred Wallis [1855-1942] - Three-masted schooner anchored off a lighthouse,- oil and pencil drawing on card 20.5 x 22.5cm.

Notes

Between 1957 and 1973 Kettle's Yard in Cambridge was the home of Jim [1895-1990] and Helen Ede. in the 1920s and 30s Jim had been a curator at the Tate Gallery in London. Here he formed friendships with artists and other like-minded people and over the years gathered a collection that included paintings by Ben and Winifred Nicholson, Alfred Wallis, Christopher Wood, David Jones and Joan Miró, and sculptures by Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Constantin Brancusi, Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth.

Provenance

Directly From Alfred Wallis To Jim Ede Of Kettle's Yard. Gifted By Ede To His Nephew As A Wedding Present, Thence By Family Descent.

Price Realised

£27,000

Department

Pictures

Sale Information

FS49: Fine Art Sale
Wednesday, 14th April 2021
Thursday, 15th April 2021
Friday, 16th April 2021

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 10:00am on Friday, 16th April 2021 as part of the Pictures and Furniture section of the sale.

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