Ben Nicholson, O.M. (1894-1982)
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Ben Nicholson, O.M. (1894-1982)

aug 58 (crystal, S. Quirico)

Details
Ben Nicholson, O.M. (1894-1982)
aug 58 (crystal, S. Quirico)
signed, inscribed and dated 'Ben Nicholson/aug 58/(crystal, S. Quirico)' (on the reverse)
pencil and oil wash, relief, on the artist's prepared board
16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 57 cm.)
Provenance
with Galleria Castelnuovo, Ascona.
with Galerie d'Art Moderne, Basle.
Marietta von Meyenburg, New York, by 1959.
with Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 28 June 1994, lot 227, as 'Crystal, St Quirico', where purchased by the present owner.
Literature
Exhibition catalogue, Ben Nicholson, Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft, 1959, pp. 40-41, no. 82, illustrated.
Exhibited
Zürich, Galerie Charles Lienhard, Ben Nicholson, January - February 1959, no. 73.
Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Ben Nicholson, February - April 1959, no. 82: this exhibition travelled to Mannheim, Städtische Kunsthalle, April - May; Hamburg, Kunstverein, May - July; and Essen, Museum Folkwang, July - August.
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