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.
Sold for £1,250
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Ink, mounted and framed. Frame: 49 1/2 x 66 cm (19 1/2 x 26 in). The sheet is housed in an acid free mount. There is light undulation with small areas of foxing and artist's pin holes. Otherwise the image reads well and is ready to hang.