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    Sale 5390

    20th Century British Art

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 229

    Derek Boshier (b. 1937)


    Price Realised  


    Derek Boshier (b. 1937)
    signed, inscribed and dated 'DEREK BOSHIER 'EMPIRE'1964' (on the stretcher), signed again twice 'Boshier' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas, unframed
    72 x 90 in. (102.9 x 128.5 cm.), shaped

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    with Robert Fraser Gallery, London.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the measurement given in centimetres in the catalogue is incorrect and should read 182.9 x 230 cm. and not as stated in the catalogue. The measurement in inches printed in the catalogue is correct.