• 20th Century British And Irish auction at Christies

    Sale 7789

    20th Century British And Irish Art

    12 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 100

    Ivon Hitchens (1893-1979)

    Arched Trees No. 8

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ivon Hitchens (1893-1979)
    Arched Trees No. 8
    signed 'Hitchens' (lower left), signed again, inscribed and dated '"Arched Trees No 8"/1957/by IVON HITCHENS/Greenleaves/Lavington Common. Petworth/Sussex' (on a label attached to the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    20¼ x 46 in. (51.4 x 116.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    with Waddington Galleries, London, where purchased by Mr C.W. Flemming at the 1958 exhibition.
    with Offer Waterman & Co., London, where purchased by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    London, Waddington Galleries, Three Painters: Ivon Hitchens C.B.E., Jack Yeats, Roderic O'Conor, and Colour Form & Line, July - August 1958, no. 3.