International Art Auction

June 09 - 14, 2018

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LOT 341
Roger de Grey (1918/19-1995)
  • Roger de Grey (1918/19-1995)
  • Roger de Grey (1918/19-1995)
  • Roger de Grey (1918/19-1995)

341

Roger de Grey (1918/19-1995), British

ST. SYMPHORIEN, 1987

Oil on canvas; signed “de G” lower left
50 x 36 in — 127 x 91.4 cm

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $6,840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

“Galleries” by Anna-Mei Chadwick, illustrated full page in colour, p. 170;

Bernard Denvir, “The President as Painter Roger de Grey”, April 1987, pgs. 37 -39, depicting the artist working on “St. Symphorien” for the Gallery 10 exhibition, illustrated in colour, and illustrated in black and white, p. 38;

“Art Review”, March 27, 1987, p. 190, a detail of “St. Symphorien”, illustrated in black and white;

“Illustrated London News”, Roger Berthoud, “Going Public the RA’s President’s one-man show” March 1987;

Sue Bond, “Tableau Magazine”, ‘Gallery 10’;

“London Portrait Magazine”;

“Then Times”, Saturday March 7, 1987

Provenance:

Gallery 10, London;
From whom purchased by the present Private Collection, Toronto at the cited exhibition in March 1987

Exhibited:

Gallery 10, London “Exhibition of paintings, water colours and drawings by Roger De Grey R.A. & Flavia Irwin”, March 11 - March 31, 1987, “St. Symphorien” illustrated in colour on the cover of the exhibition brochure included in the lot