John Piper C.H. (British, 1903-1992) Willington Dovecote, Bedfordshire (Executed circa 1978)

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Lot 152AR
John Piper C.H.
(British, 1903-1992)
Willington Dovecote, Bedfordshire

Sold for £ 1,875 (US$ 2,466) inc. premium
John Piper C.H. (British, 1903-1992)
Willington Dovecote, Bedfordshire
inscribed 'Litho No 2. Black' (lower right)
charcoal and pen and ink on translucent sheet
42 x 55cm (16 9/16 x 21 5/8in).
Executed circa 1978

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    With The Curwen Studio, Cambridge
    Acquired from the above by Goldmark Gallery, Uppingham, July 2001, where acquired by the present owner
    Private Collection, U.K.

    The present work is a preparatory study for the lithograph of the same title, 1978, printed by The Curwen Studio, London, published by Christie's Contemporary Art and The National Trust, in an edition of 120 (Orde Levinson, 'Quality and Experiment': The Prints of John Piper, A Catalogue Raisonné 1923-91, Lund Humphries, London, 1996, cat.no.286, (col.ill. p.108)).
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