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ID number:  BIRRC-A0167
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Campus Collection of Fine and Decorative Art
Artist / Maker:  Sauter, Rudolf H. (1895-1977)
Title / Object name:  Portrait of Lilian Sauter (Pax) (1864–1924)
Object type:  Painting
Culture:  British
Date made:  1923
Materials:  Oil on canvas
Measurements:  66 x 53.3 cm
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This is a half length portrait showing Lilian Sauter seated with a scroll on her lap that reads 'PAX', or 'PEACE' in Latin.

Notes:  Lilian Sauter was the sister of the Nobel Prize winning author and playwright John Galsworthy, most famous for his Forsyte Saga. Her son Rudolph who painted the portrait was consequently Galsworthy's nephew and the son of the famous Bavarian painter George Sauter.

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