Ben Nicholson O.M. (British, 1894-1982) Composition 44.6 x 49.2 cm. (17 1/2 x 19 3/8 in.)
Lot 48AR
Ben Nicholson O.M. (British, 1894-1982) Composition 44.6 x 49.2 cm. (17 1/2 x 19 3/8 in.)
Sold for £199,250 (US$ 334,903) inc. premium
Lot Details
Ben Nicholson O.M. (British, 1894-1982)
Composition
signed and dated 'Ben Nicholson/1939' and inscribed 'property of/John Wells/anchor studio/Newlyn' (on the backboard)
gouache and oil on board
44.6 x 49.2 cm. (17 1/2 x 19 3/8 in.)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    John Wells
    With Galerie Beyeler, Basel, 1963
    With The Redfern Gallery, London, 2 May 1966, where acquired by
    Mr. Harold B. Scott
    With Waddington Galleries, London
    Sale; Christie's, London, 27 June 1995, lot 321

    EXHIBITED:
    Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Arp, Bissier, Nicholson, Tobey, October-December 1963, cat.no.80 (as Painting)
    Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Ben Nicholson, April-June 1968, cat.no.15
    London, Crane Kalman, Ben Nicholson Early Works, June-July 1968, cat.no.23
    London, Helly Nahmad Gallery, Ben Nicholson, September 2001, cat.no.8
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