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    Sale 5390

    20th Century British Art

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 227

    Alan Davie (b. 1920)


    Price Realised  


    Alan Davie (b. 1920)
    signed and dated 'Alan Davie 59' (lower left)
    oil on paper laid on board
    16½ x 21 in. (41.9 x 53.4 cm.)

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    Martha Jackson Gallery, New York.
    Galleria Rotta, Genova.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Milan, 26 May 2003, lot 349, where purchased by the present owner.


    New York, The American Federation of Arts, Major Work in Minor Scale, January 1963 - January 1964, no. NY-8.