Christopher Wood (British, 1901-1930) Sideshow performers, Lunar Park 33 x 44.5 cm. (13 x 17 1/2 in.) (Executed in 1930)

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Lot 8
Christopher Wood
(British, 1901-1930)
Sideshow performers, Lunar Park 33 x 44.5 cm. (13 x 17 1/2 in.)

Sold for £ 8,750 (US$ 12,378) inc. premium
Christopher Wood (British, 1901-1930)
Sideshow performers, Lunar Park
ink, pastel, watercolour
33 x 44.5 cm. (13 x 17 1/2 in.)
Executed in 1930

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    With Mercury Gallery, London, 1979, where acquired by the present owner
    Private Collection, U.K.

    Exhibited
    London, Mercury Gallery, Christopher Wood Drawings and Watercolours, 5-30 September 1972, cat.no.3 (ill.b&w)
    London, Mercury Gallery, Christopher Wood Paintings, Watercolours, Drawings, 29 June-23 July 1977, cat.no.18
    Penzance, Newlyn Art Gallery, Christopher Wood, The Last Years 1928-1930, 28 October-25 November 1989, p.21, cat.no.47 (ill.b&w p.20, where lent by the present owner); this exhibition travelled to, Sheffield, The Graves Art Gallery, 2 December-13 January 1990, Swansea, The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, 20 January-3 March 1990 and Cambridge, Kettle's Yard, 10 March-29 April 1990
    Chichester, Pallant House, Christopher Wood: Sophisticated Primitive, 2 July-2 October 2016

    Together with the 1972, 1977 and 1989 exhibition catalogues.
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