Sir John Lavery - Portrait Of George Bernard Shaw
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Artwork: Sir John Lavery - Portrait Of George Bernard Shaw
Size: 102 x 76.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed l.l.: J. Lavery; signed, titled and dated on the reverse: George Bernard Shaw/ by/ John Lavery/ 1929
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Private Collection, U.S.A., by whom gifted to the University of Hartford, Connecticut in 1963
Exhibition history: London, Royal Academy, Summer Exhibition, 1925, no.352; New York, Duveen Galleries, Portraits, Interiors and Landscapes by Sir John Lavery, RA, RSA, RHA, LLD, November-December 1925, no.17; Boston, Robert C. Vose Galleries, Portraits and Landscapes by Sir John Lavery, December 1925 - January 1926, no.13; Harrisburgh, The Art Association of Harrisburgh, Paintings by Sir John Lavery RA, February - March 1926, no.20; Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, Portraits, Interiors and Landscapes by Sir John Lavery, March - April 1926, no.23; Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, 1926, no. 29; Florida, Palm Beach, Whitehall, Portraits, Interiors and Landscapes by Sir John Lavery RA, RSA, RHA, LLD, January - February, 1927, no.11; Stockholm, The British Artists' Exhibition, October 1929; Tokyo, The British Artists' Exhibition, 1930

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-09-11
Lot Number: 22
Low Estimate: $90030 [+107%]
High Estimate: $128614 [+44%]
Hammer Price: $186490
Sold For: $233113