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    Sale 12304

    Modern British and Irish Art

    14 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 167

    Jeremy Moon (1934-1974)


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    Jeremy Moon (1934-1974)
    signed with initials, inscribed and dated '6/62/'eclipse'/-11/62/J.M.' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    58 ½ x 64 in. (148.5 x 162.5 cm.)

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    Pre-Lot Text



    Exhibition catalogue, London: The New Scene, Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, 1965, p. 47, illustrated.
    Exhibition catalogue, Jeremy Moon: a retrospective, Preston, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, 2001, illustrated.


    London, Rowan Gallery, Jeremy Moon: Paintings 1961-63, August - September 1963, no. 8.
    Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall, Marks on a canvas, May - July 1969, no. 1; this exhibition travelled to Vienna, Museum des 20 Jahrhunderts, September - November 1969.
    Minneapolis, Walker Art Centre, London: The New Scene, February - March 1965: this exhibition travelled to Washington, Washington Gallery of Modern Art, April - May 1965; Boston, Institute of Contemporary Art, June - July 1965; Seattle, City Art Museum Pavilion, September - October 1965; Vancouver, City Art Gallery, October - November 1965; Toronto, City Art Gallery, January - February 1966; and Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, February - March 1966.
    London, Serpentine Gallery, Arts Council of Great Britain, Jeremy Moon paintings & drawings 1962-1973, April 1976, no. 4: this exhibition travelled to Manchester, City Art Gallery, May - June 1976; and Cambridge, Kettle's Yard Gallery, June - July 1976.
    London, Rowan Gallery, Jeremy Moon paintings 1962-64, 1978, catalogue not traced.
    Preston, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Jeremy Moon: a retrospective, February - April 2001, not numbered; this exhibition travelled to London, The Nunnery, April - May 2001; Sheffield, Graves Art Gallery; and Cambridge, Kettle's Yard Gallery, November 2001 - January 2002.