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    Sale 7424

    20th Century British Art

    16 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 14

    Peter Lanyon (1918-1964)

    Blue and Gold Eye

    Price Realised  

    Peter Lanyon (1918-1964)
    Blue and Gold Eye
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Peter Lanyon/BLUE AND GOLD EYE 1960' (on the backboard)
    oil and glass on board
    5 x 3¾ in. (12.7 x 9.5 cm.); 10½ x 8¾ in. (26.6 x 22.2 cm.), framed
    In the artist's hand-made frame


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    Provenance

    with Wills Lane Gallery, St Ives.
    Purchased by the present owner in 1981.


    Literature

    A. Lanyon, Peter Lanyon, Penzance, 1990, p. 199, illustrated.