*Sir Cedric Lockwood Morris (1889-1982), oil on board - portrait of an Arab Woman, 1921, Painted in the Jardin d'Essai, Alger, framed, 35cm x 27cm.
Provenance: a gift to the current vendor who was assistant gardener to Morris at Benton End from 1971-1978.
Exhibited: The Ixion Society, Benton End The Tate Gallery, Cedric Morris Exhibition 28th March - 13th May 1984. Catalogue number 8
Sold for £6,600
Generally very good condition - on the top right corner is a split in the panel starting 0.5cm from the edge and moving to 1cm away from the edge towards the bottom, it is approximately 8.5cm long. There are two other very slight hairlines on the top edge just visible through the paint. On the right hand side by her scarf there is a very small area of paint loss, but minor. It is nicotine stained front and back and requires a clean. The frame is almost certainly original to the work
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