Lot 437 (The British & International Pictures Auction, 13th March 2019)
Sold for £3,000
Fines lines of craquelure present in the sky. Subject to this the picture is in very good overall condition.
* EDGAR HUNT (BRITISH 1876 - 1953),
CALVES WITH HENS AND DUCKS
oil on canvas, signed and dated 1943
30cm x 40cm
Provenance: B Welch, Esq, Charlwood Park, Horley, Surrey; Christie, Mason & Woods Ltd, 'Modern Pictures and Watercolour Drawings' sale, 27 November, 1953, lot 27.
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