Lot 13 (The Scottish Pictures Auction, 24th April 2016)

Sold for £23,000


 

* JOHN MACLAUCHLAN MILNE RSA (SCOTTISH 1885 - 1957), LAYET, LAVENDOU oil on canvas, signed lower right 39cm x 49cm Original frame Label verso titled 'Layet, Lavendou' (Lavendou is near St. Tropez, Provence). Canvas supplier's stencil verso for Roberson & Co., Parkway, London. Provenance: Ex-collection of the late Mrs Thwaites, Edinburgh. Originally purchased at St Tropez by her parents directly from the artist in the 1930s. On their deaths in the late 60s, Mrs Thwaites inherited the work. It was cleaned by Aitken, Dott & Son, Edinburgh, in 1972

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