Interiors, Day 1 | 10 January 2017
Walter Richard Sickert (1860-1942) - Study of The London Theatre, Shoreditch
Walter Richard Sickert (1860-1942)
Study of The London Theatre, Shoreditch
-10 Pencil with tracing in red and brown ink on paper laid down to card
42.5 x 36 cm. ( 16 3/4 x 14 1/8 in)
Executed in 1920.
A gift from Thérèse Sickert to Clifford Ellis in 1942
Thence by descent to the present owners
For a comparable work see Wendy Baron, Sickert: Paintings & Drawings, Yale University Press, 2006, p. 491, cat. 575.1
-10 We are grateful to Dr. Wendy Baron for her assistance in cataloguing this lot.
There is discolouration to the sheet thoughout. Several stained pin-wholes to three of the four corners. There is a flattened horizontal crease running across the middle of the sheet. This work would benefit from sensitive restoration.
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