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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 231

    Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)

    Vertical Still Life with 19 Lines

    Price Realised  

    Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)
    Vertical Still Life with 19 Lines
    titled 'Vertical Still Life with 19 Lines' (on the reverse)
    watercolor and black felt-tip pen on paper mounted by the artist on masonite
    12½ x 7½ in. (31.8 x 19 cm.)
    Executed in May 1978


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    Sir Alan Bowness has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Waddington & Tooth Galleries, Ltd., London (by 1978).
    Waddington Galleries, Toronto (acquired from the above).
    Sigrid Freundorfer Fine Art, New York.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 2 November 2005, lot 229.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    London, Waddington & Tooth Galleries, Ltd., Ben Nicholson, Recent Paintings on Paper, October 1978, no. 38 (illustrated in color).