• 20th Century British Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5886

    20th Century British Art

    16 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    David Nash, R.A. (b. 1945)

    Light in Shadows

    Price Realised  

    David Nash, R.A. (b. 1945)
    Light in Shadows
    signed and dated 'David Nash '94' (lower right) and inscribed Light in Shadows (lower left)
    charcoal and pastel
    30 x 22 in. (76.2 x 55.9 cm.)


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    The present work is a drawing for the birch sculpture 'Light in Shadows' which Nash conceived in the winter of 1993 in Hokkaido, Japan. (see N. Lynton, David Nash, London, 2007, p. 107).

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