Gordon Onslow Ford (British/American, 1912-2003) Untitled (Ghosts for Painting), c. 1954 19 3/4 x 35 1/2in (50.2 x 90.2cm)
Lot 56
Gordon Onslow Ford (1912-2003) Untitled (Ghosts for Painting), c. 1954 19 3/4 x 35 1/2in (50.2 x 90.2cm)
Sold for US$ 4,000 inc. premium
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Gordon Onslow Ford (1912-2003)
Untitled (Ghosts for Painting), c. 1954
inscribed (lower right)
casein on mulberry paper
19 3/4 x 35 1/2in (50.2 x 90.2cm)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, California

    This lot was the artist's experiment to explore the effect of the casein on the paper after sizing. Ford inscribed 'holes in W. / BASED CLEAR 2 SHADES' at the lower right.
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