John Melville (1902-1986)
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John Melville (1902-1986)


John Melville (1902-1986)
signed and inscribed 'John Melville/Chairs' (on the reverse)
oil on board
18 x 13 ¾ in. (45.7 x 34.9 cm.)
Painted circa 1934.
with Austin Desmond Fine Art, London.
S. Levy and T. Pirsig-Marshall (ed.), exhibition catalogue, British Surrealism in Context: A Collectors Eye, Leeds, City Art Gallery, 2009, pp. 178-179, illustrated.
Leeds, City Art Gallery, British Surrealism in Context: A Collectors Eye, July - November 2009, exhibition not numbered.
Kendal, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, British Surrealism Unlocked: Works from the Sherwin Collection, April – June 2014, exhibition not numbered.
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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.
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Please note the medium of this work should read 'oil on paper laid down on board' and not 'oil on board' as stated in the printed catalogue.

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