The Welsh Sale

Sat 21 March 2020, 10:30 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

The Welsh Sale

Lot 343

SIR KYFFIN WILLIAMS RA oil on board - boy and dog in a street, entitled verso `Street in Belgium, Saint-Valery-sur-Somme`, signed with initials, 40 x 29cms¦Provenance: letter written by vendor`s mother recalling a conversation with Sir Kyffin `...picture was painted in 1952/3, that what he remembered vividly was the quiet of the small town. At the time he was there, there was also a party of German `wild-fowlers` who appeared quite oblivious to the plaques on the walls of many of the houses noting the names, ages of the recent occupants who had apparently been killed during the German occupation in the 1939-45 War. He was quite profoundly disturbed by this seeming indifference`

Guide price
£8000 - £12000

Hammer price £0.00