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MICHAEL AYRTON (1921-1975)
MICHAEL AYRTON (1921-1975)
MICHAEL AYRTON (1921-1975)
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MICHAEL AYRTON (1921-1975)

Impact

Details
MICHAEL AYRTON (1921-1975)
Impact
numbered '9/12' (on the base)
bronze and Perspex, on a wooden base
14 5/8 in. (37.2 cm.) high, including base
Conceived in 1974.
Provenance
with M. Darling, Washington, D.C., where purchased by the present owner in September 1979.
Literature
Exhibition catalogue, Michael Ayrton: Recurring Themes and Images, Bruton, 1981, pp. 7, 60, no. 44, another cast illustrated.
Dr J. Hopkins (ed.), Michael Ayrton - Ideas - Images - Reflections, Saffron Walden, 2021, p. 110, another cast illustrated.
Exhibited
Bruton, Bruton Gallery, Michael Ayrton: Recurring Themes and Images, March - May 1981, no. 44, another cast exhibited: this exhibition travelled to Penarth, National Museum of Wales, May - June; and Bristol, Pelter Sands Gallery, July - August.
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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.
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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