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Laurence Burt (1925-2015)
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Laurence Burt (1925-2015)

R.I.P. the Bourgeois

Details
Laurence Burt (1925-2015)
R.I.P. the Bourgeois
wood, iron, aluminum and acrylic, unique
12 ½ in. (31.8 cm.) high
Executed in 1999.
Provenance
Acquired directly from the artist by Dr Jeffrey Sherwin in 2009.
Literature
S. Levy and T. Pirsig-Marshall (ed.), exhibition catalogue, British Surrealism in Context: A Collectors Eye, Leeds, City Art Gallery, 2009, p. 132, illustrated.
J. Sherwin, From France to England, British Surrealism Opened Up, Bradford, 2014, p. 128, illustrated.
Exhibited
Leeds, City Art Gallery, British Surrealism in Context: A Collectors Eye, July – November 2009, exhibition not numbered.
Special notice

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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