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    Sale 5391

    20th Century British Art including Works from the Collection of Bannon & Barnabas McHenry

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    Lucy MacKenzie (b. 1952)

    Blue Treasure Island Box

    Price Realised  

    Lucy MacKenzie (b. 1952)
    Blue Treasure Island Box
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Lucy Mackenzie 1978/"BLUE TREASURE ISLAND BOX"' (on the reverse)
    mixed media
    7½ x 6 in. (19.1 x 15.3 cm.)


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    MacKenzie was born in Sudan, Africa and spent her childhood in the Isles of Scilly. Blue Treasure Island Box is an example of one of her box-like assemblages which are inspired by the play of light on the debris from the beaches were she grew up.

    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Provenance

    with Fischer Fine Art, London.