• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5658

    Christie's Interiors

    5 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 113

    John Springs (b. 1960)

    Portrait of W. H. Auden

    Price Realised  


    John Springs (b. 1960)
    Portrait of W. H. Auden
    signed 'Springs' (lower centre)
    pen and ink
    13 x 9½ in. (33 x 24.2 cm.)

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    This portrait was drawn for The Spectator Magazine in 1983.

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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    London, Sally Hunter Fine Art, John Springs, February 1992, no. 66.