The Child With A Polo

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist: Gwen John
Artwork: The Child With A Polo
Size: 23 x 22.5 cm
Medium: Charcoal on paper
Creation year: 1910
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa the late 1910s
Provenance: The Artist, whom gifted to Isabel Bowser, and thence by descent to Lucy Featherston; Private Collection, and thence by descent to the previous owner; Sale, Christie's London, 17th November 1978, lot 51 (as Portrait of a young girl) ; Davis & Long Company, New York, where acquired by Catherine Auchincloss, 1980
Exhibition history: New York, Davis & Long Company, English Watercolours, 1st - 29th November 1980, cat. no.31, illustrated; London, Barbican Art Gallery, Gwen John: An Interior Life, 12th September - 3rd November 1985, cat. no.95, illustrated p.70, with tour to Manchester City Art Gallery, Manchester and Yale Center for British Art, New Haven

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-03-20
Lot Number: 132