• 20th Century British And Irish auction at Christies

    Sale 7789

    20th Century British And Irish Art

    12 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 92

    John Bellany, R.A, H.R.S.A. (b. 1942)

    Mexican Weaver, Tzintzuntzan

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Bellany, R.A, H.R.S.A. (b. 1942)
    Mexican Weaver, Tzintzuntzan
    signed 'Bellany' (lower right), signed again and inscribed 'MEXICAN WEAVER/TZINTZUNTZAN/Bellany' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    48 x 36 in. (122 x 91.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1996.


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    Provenance

    Purchased by the present owner at the 1997 exhibition.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, John Bellany: A Toast to Mexico, London, Beaux Arts, 1997, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    London, Beaux Arts, John Bellany: A Toast to Mexico, 1997.