• 20th Century British And Irish auction at Christies

    Sale 7789

    20th Century British And Irish Art

    12 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    Ruskin Spear, R.A. (1911-1990)

    Inside The Hop Poles

    Price Realised  

    Ruskin Spear, R.A. (1911-1990)
    Inside The Hop Poles
    oil on board
    30½ x 22½ in. (77.5 x 57.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Purchased by Zoltan Lewinter Frankl at the 1951 exhibition.
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 14 November 1987, lot 259.
    with Taylor Gallery, London, where purchased by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    London, Leicester Gallery, Ruskin Spear, March 1951, no. 15.