Wyndham Lewis (British, 1882-1957) Head of Douglas Jerrold 30 x 23 cm. (12 x 9 in.)
Lot 53
Percy Wyndham Lewis (British, 1882-1957) Head of Douglas Jerrold 30 x 23 cm. (12 x 9 in.)
Sold for £4,320 (US$ 7,059) inc. premium

Lot Details
Various Properties
Percy Wyndham Lewis (British, 1882-1957)
Head of Douglas Jerrold
signed, inscribed and dated 'Wyndham Lewis/1937./-for Douglas Jerrold' (lower right)
pencil, chalk and wash
30 x 23 cm. (12 x 9 in.)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    With Eyre & Spottiswoode (Publishers) Ltd.
    With Keith Chapman Gallery, London, where purchased by the present owner

    LITERATURE:
    W. Michel, Wyndham Lewis, Paintings and Drawings, University of California Press, California, 1971, cat.no.890, p.405, pl.131 (ill.b&w)

    Douglas Jerrold (1893-1964) was a publisher and author, he was a director of Eyre & Spottiswoode from 1929, became chairman in 1945 and re-launched his right-wing journal as the New English Review Magazine. His portrait may be found in the National Portrait Gallery.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Similar Items