ithell colquhoun magician born of nature
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Oil on board. 9 x 13½in. (22.9 x 34.3cm.) Provenance Sold by the Mayor Gallery, 1947. Burstow, Hewett, of Battle, Sussex, 15th Dec. 2004, as Abstract shell study, lot 51. Red Raven Arts, London. Private collection. Exhibited London, Mayor Gallery, 1947, (paintings), no. 14. Within a framing bower formed of decalcomania blobs, dendritic lines meander from the biomorphic forms.