Sold for £7,100
Theodore Major (1908-1999) - Poppies, Still Life Study, palette knife oil on board, 76 x 63cm
Note: Vendor confirms that this work was purchased from the artists daughter on 26th July 2001, with two labelled hand-written inscriptions verso
The local consignor confirms that it was purchased, along with several other works, from Mary Major in 2001. Unfortunately they have not been able to locate any receipt or other paperwork.
Painting is unsigned.
In overall excellent and original condition throughout.
Board is not bent or warped.
Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.
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