Study for 'Ginger Cat' signed 'John Craxton-' (lower right) and inscribed 'For Charles Goodman-' (lower left) crayon 23.5 x 31 cm. (9 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)
PROVENANCE: Gifted by the artist to the present owner
EXHIBITED: London, Christopher Hull Gallery, John Craxton: An Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings 1980 - 1985, 13 June - 6 July 1985, this exhibition travelled to Hania, Crete, Chrysostomos Gallery, February 1985 and to Athens, British Council, March 1985
A new auction record for a work on paper by John Craxton was established in these rooms in our previous sale of 20th Century British Art in November 2010, with Sheltering Shepherd making £46,800.