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Swiss Girl (c.1933-1935)

Drawing, pencil on paper, 545mm x431mm
Painted during Spencer's trip to Switzerland in the '30s

Spencer visited Switzerland in 1933 and again in 1935. Both trips were made at the expense of the businessman and financier Edward Beddington-Behrens who later bought all the paintings that Spencer made whilst there, including this portrait of a Swiss girl.