John Minton (British, 1917-1957) Sleeping Figure 16.5 x 22 cm. (6 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)
Lot 9
John Minton (British, 1917-1957) Sleeping Figure 16.5 x 22 cm. (6 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)
Sold for £6,875 (US$ 11,555) inc. premium
Lot Details
John Minton (British, 1917-1957)
Sleeping Figure
pen, ink and wash
16.5 x 22 cm. (6 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)
Executed circa 1941

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    The artist
    Kenneth Lawrence
    Thence by descent

    LITERATURE:
    Frances Spalding, John Minton, Dance till the stars come down, Lund Humphries, Aldershot, 2005, pl.4 (ill.b&w)

    Please note that this lot is offered together with seven letters and one postcard from the artist to his good friend Ken Lawrence. These discuss art, theatre, ballet, sexuality and the war and date from the 1940s.
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