British Paintings 1880 - 1980

This catalogue brings together one hundred years of British Painting, from 1880 – 1980. Women are at the forefront: the essential process of rewriting their work into the narrative continues.

Works Featured in this catalogue

Evelyn Dunbar (1906 - 1960)
Portrait of the artists mother, Florence, on a bentwood rocking chair, c.1930 [HMO 797]
Evelyn Dunbar (1906 - 1960)
Joseph in Prison, 1949-50
£22,000
Sold
Leon Underwood (1890 - 1975)
Cecile on the Sofa, 1920
Sydney Carline (1888 - 1929)
Italian Valley, 1920
£14,750
Percy Shakespeare (1906 - 1943)
View from the Artist’s Bedroom, Wren’s Nest, mid 1930’s
Allan Milner (1910 - 1984)
The match (K123)
£2,900
Charles Cundall (1890 - 1971)
Porte St Cloud, Paris
£9,000
Paule Vezelay (1892 - 1984)
Lines in Space, No. 11, 1950
£29,500
Peter Brook (1927 - 2009)
A Break in the Clouds, 1979
£7,950
Charles Mahoney (1903 - 1968)
Fleeing figures, mid 1920’s
£22,000
Sir Thomas Monnington (1902 - 1976)
Nocera Umbra, 1925
£12,750
Rachel Reckitt (1908 - 1995)
Matador, c. 1955
£14,000
Sir Thomas Monnington (1902 - 1976)
Study for Bristol Ceiling, circa 1952
£5,400
Sold
Rudolf Sauter (1895 - 1977)
Never More…!
Charles Mahoney (1903 - 1968)
Children sleeping – illustration to a fable, mid 1920’s
£9,750
Douglas Percy Bliss (1900 - 1984)
Lovers sheltering from a storm, 1936
£24,000
John Banting (1902 - 1972)
Sylph Melody
£16,750
Sold
Stephen Bone (1904 - 1958)
Land, Sea and Air – WW2
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Amy Ironing, circa 1953
Harold Dearden (1888 - 1962)
Model in Bathing Suit, Posing in the Artists Studio, c.1922
£14,000
Douglas Percy Bliss (1900 - 1984)
Castlebay, Barra, (Barraigh), 1933
£18,500
Sold
Barnett Freedman (1901 - 1958)
Claudia Writing by Lamplight
Sold
Laura A Jewis (1896 -)
Scenes from the Life of Christ, 1937
Sir Gerald Festus Kelly (1879 - 1972)
Still Life with Anenomes, circa 1930
£7,800
Robert Arthur Wilson (1884 - 1979)
Colour Wheel, 1919
£18,750
Albert de Belleroche (1864 - 1944)
Lance at Dunain House
£16,750
Sold
Charles Cundall (1890 - 1971)
The British Railways Carry On, 1941
Sold
Duncan Grant (1885-1978)
Landscape near Settignano, Florence
Evelyn Dunbar (1906 - 1960)
Allegory of Painting, c. 1935
£12,500
Sir Thomas Monnington (1902 - 1976)
Design for Students Union, University of London, circa 1969
£25,000
Sold
Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Roof-terrace of the British School at Rome, 1926
John Cecil Stephenson (1889 - 1965)
Abstraction, 1934
£55,000
Sold
Stephen Bone (1904 - 1958)
Mary Adshead in Bed
Sold
Stephen Bone (1904 - 1958)
Gavin in his study at St John’s, early 1920s
Percy Horton (1897 - 1970)
A Seated Model in the Studio, Three Quarter Rear View, c.1925
£16,750
Sold
Winifred Knights (1899 - 1947)
Study of Ophrys Bertolonii, commonly known as Bertoloni’s Bee Orchid, circa 1925
Sold
John Cecil Stephenson (1889 - 1965)
Clarabella, 1950
Sold
John Bulloch Souter (1890 - 1972)
Still Life of Fishing Nets and Floats by a Wall, c.1930
Percy Horton (1897 - 1970)
Suburban Garden – 1921
£7,400
Gilbert Spencer (1892 - 1979)
Gehazi and Naaman, c. 1930
Margaret Gere (1878 - 1965)
The Baptism
£6,800
Sold
Marion Adnams (1898 - 1995)
That Same Door, 1963
Sold
Sir Thomas Monnington (1902 - 1976)
Winter
Sold
John Moody (1906 - 1993)
Margaret Sewell, 1927
Jack Smith (1928 - 2011)
Painted Relief, 1962
£12,000
Kathleen Guthrie (1905 - 1981)
Cat and Flowers, late 1950’s
£6,500
Michael Canney (1923 - 1999)
System with Circles no. 1, mid 1980’s
£6,500
William S Taylor (1920 - 2010)
Soldier’s kit, 1940
£3,400
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Naples Bay at night. en route to Athens
£3,900
Kathleen Guthrie (1905 - 1981)
Wales III, circa 1960
£3,800
Michael Canney (1923 - 1999)
Three quarter square, late 60’s
£4,400
Sold
Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Charlotte, 1951, (The Artist’s Daughter)
Hilda Carline (1889 - 1950)
The Sitting Room at 3 Park Crescent, Oxford, circa 1910
£9,000
Sold
Augustus Lunn ((1905–1986))
Building Site, 1937
Sold
Kenneth Rowntree (1915 - 1997)
Falling Rain with Raised Flag
Sold
William Roberts (1895 - 1980)
Portrait of May Berry, 1933
Seascape with sailing boat off the coast at sunset, c.1890
£9,500
Fyffe Christie (1918 - 1979)
The Artists Cat, Carmen, c.1955 (Copy)
£1,750
Percy Horton (1897 - 1970)
Joan Jenner/Rhoades reading, circa 1925
£6,750
Leslie Carr (1885 - 1948)
Merchant Ships Tethered with Barrage Balloons, and a Dazzle Camouflage Destroyer
£35,000
Sold
Frank Brangwyn (1867 - 1956)
Three Men Sitting by a Brazier, circa 1891
Sold
Fyffe Christie (1918 - 1979)
Portrait of the Artist’s Wife Eleanor (Copy)
Kenneth Rowntree (1915 - 1997)
Putney Garden, 1960s
£7,500
Jack Smith (1928 - 2011)
13 Elements on Grey ( Sound + Silence), 1970
£12,000
Evelyn Dunbar (1906 - 1960)
Industry and Sloth, c.1932
£5,750
Richard Carline (1896 - 1980)
From the Foremast in the Mid-Atlantic on the Grace Harwar, 1930
£24,000
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Dusk, 1966
£14,750
Sold
Rudolf Sauter (1895 - 1977)
Searchlights along the Thames Estuary, October 1940
Sold
Ithell Colquhoun (1906 - 1988)
Highland Landscape, 1965
Richard Carline (1896 - 1980)
Nude
£16,750