FAMAG 2002.9.19

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Newton, Kenneth (1933-1984): Japonica and brass jug, 1970, signed, oil on canvas, 91.4 x 76.2 cms. The Richard Harris Gift.

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A twentieth-century reproduction Louis XIV frame, with moulded composition acanthus leaf and flower sprig decoration, fanned lambrequin corners and cartouche foliate centres, small repose, and ribbon-&-stave ornament at sight edge; finished in distressed brown paint to simulate a stripped wooden antique frame; selected by the artist from Green and Stone, London.