11 November 2010
John Piper, C.H. (1903-1992)
Portland Stone, quarry perspective
signed 'John Piper' (lower right), inscribed and dated 'Portland Stone (Study for Large Painting) 1954' (on the reverse)
watercolour, bodycolour, black ink and coloured crayon
21¼ x 27 in. (54 x 68.5 cm.)
Sir Frederick Gibberd; Christie's, London, 26 October 1994, lot 12.
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New York, Curt Valentin, John Piper, February - March 1955, no. 23. London, Leicester Galleries, John Piper, May 1955, ex-catalogue.
London, I.C.A. Galleries, Architects Choice, October - November 1959, no. 30.
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