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Athens

Eve Kirk (1900 - 1969)

Oil on canvas

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  • About the work
    Location
    Country: Greece
    City: Athens
    Place: British Embassy

    Interpretation about this artwork is under review

    The Government Art Collection recognises its responsibility to artists, colleagues and all our audiences to represent the diversity of the UK and to embed anti-racist and equitable practices throughout our work. We are taking action to address inequality in the Collection and its interpretation.

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    Places
    Greece, Athens
    Materials & Techniques
    canvas, oil, oil painting
  • Details
    Title
    Athens
    Date
    Medium
    Oil on canvas
    Dimensions
    height: 48.50 cm, width: 71.50 cm
    Acquisition
    Purchased from Sotheby's, 24 November 1948
    Inscription
    BL: EVE KIRK
    Provenance
    Collection of Major (Guy) Richard Charles Wyndham (1896-1948); by whose executors sold through Sotheby's, London, 'Fine and Modern Paintings and Drawings' sale on 24 November 1948 (Lot 148); from which sale purchased by 'Phillips' on behalf of the Ministry of Works
    GAC number
    640