Women in Art

March 0510, 2022
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LOT 413

Lot 413

Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century)

Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century)
Lot 413 Details
Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century), British

GRAPES, 1880

Watercolour; signed “L.V. (or U) Blandy" and dated 1880 lower left, signed with the artist's address at "Thorpe Hall/Cornwall Gardens”, titled and numbered “No. 2” to the artist's handwritten label verso backing

Sheet sight 11 ins x 13.5 ins; 27.9 cms x 34.3 cms

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $144
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century)
  • Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century)
  • Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century)
  • Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century)
  • Miss L. V. (or U) Blandy (19th Century)

With Foord & Dickinson Carvers & Gilders, Westminster, UK label verso backing;
Private Collection, Ontario


The artist is recorded in "The Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940", J. Johnson and A. Greutzner's Antique Collector's Club Research Project, p. 62


The artist is listed in the Antique Collectors' Club "Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940" as Miss L. Blandy, residing at this same address, "Thorpe Hall/Cornwall Gardens." She is recorded to have exhibited at the Dudley Gallery and New Dudley Gallery in 1884.


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LOT 413

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