• 20th Century British Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5885

    20th Century British Art

    23 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    Paul Nash (1889-1946)

    Convent, Avignon

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Paul Nash (1889-1946)
    Convent, Avignon
    signed 'Paul Nash' (lower right)
    pencil, crayon and watercolour
    6¾ x 9¾ in. (17.2 x 24.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1934.


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    Provenance

    Purchased by Mrs Theo Townsend at the 1935 exhibition.


    Literature

    A. Causey, Paul Nash, Oxford, 1980, p. 428, no. 798.


    Exhibited

    London, Redfern Gallery, Paul Nash, April - May 1935, no. 41.