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GERALD LAING (1936-2011)
GERALD LAING (1936-2011)
GERALD LAING (1936-2011)
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GERALD LAING (1936-2011)

Lotus in the Sunset

Details
GERALD LAING (1936-2011)
Lotus in the Sunset
signed, inscribed and dated 'Gerald Laing 1969 ''Lotus in the Sunset.''/NYC' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
60 x 216 in. (152.4 x 548.6 cm.)
Painted in 1969.
Provenance
Commissioned by David Lockton in 1969.
Victory Circle Club at Ontario Motor Speedway, California, opened in August 1970.
Vel’s Parnelli Jones Collection, California, 1981.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Literature
Featured extensively in Evel Knievel (1971 film), directed by Marvin J. Chomsky and starring George Hamilton.
D. Knight (ed.), Gerald Laing Catalogue Raisonné, London, 2017, p. 159, no. 264, illustrated.
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.
This lot will be removed to our storage facility at Momart. Christie’s will inform you if the lot has been sent offsite. Our removal and storage of the lot is subject to the terms and conditions of storage which can be found at Christies.com/storage and our fees for storage are set out in the table below - these will apply whether the lot remains with Christie’s or is removed elsewhere. Please call Christie’s Client Service 24 hours in advance to book a collection time at Momart. All collections from Momart will be by pre-booked appointment only. Tel: +44 (0)20 7839 9060 Email: cscollectionsuk@christies.com. If the lot remains at Christie’s it will be available for collection on any working day 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. Lots are not available for collection at weekends.
These lots have been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.

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