Lot 35 § (The Delighted Eye Part II: Works from the Collection of Allen and Beryl Freer, 25th February 2021)
IVON HITCHENS (1893–1979)
Recumbent nude, resting
31 x 48 cm (12 1/4 x 19 in)
Executed in the late 1930s. It has been suggested that the sitter may be Ivon's wife, Mollie.
Mollie Hitchens (the artist's wife), from whom purchased by the present owner in 1979
Kendal, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Ivon Hitchens, Figure Studies, April 1993, no. 3
This work was reproduced on the cover of the wxhibition catalogue published in 1995.
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