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    JOHN WILLIAM GODWARD (British 1861-1922)
    Girl in Yellow Drapery, 1901
    Oil on canvas
    12 x 24 inches (30.5 x 61.0 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: J.W. Godward 1901

    Provenance:
    The estate of the artist, 1901;
    Messrs. Thomas McLean, London, July 15, 1901;
    bt. George Gill, Park House, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire;
    Frost & Reed, London (no. 20638);
    Alexander Raydon, New York, New York

    Literature:
    Vern Grosvenor Swanson, PhD, John William Godward: The Eclipse of Classicism, including catalogue raisonne, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, 1997, cat. no. 7 (under paintings produced in 1901 at 410 Fulham Road, Fulham, London). p. 205; ill. color Plate 44, p. 69;
    To be included in Dr. Vern Swanson's forthcoming new and revised catalogue raisonné on the artist.


    More information about JOHN WILLIAM GODWARD, also known as Godward, John William, John William Godward.

    Condition Report*: Strengthening to drapery below right knee, otherwise good condition
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    December, 2007
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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