London, South Kensington
16 December 2009
David Jones, C.H. (1895-1974)
Flowers and Tea-cup
signed and dated 'David Jones/30' (lower right)
pencil, watercolour and bodycolour
24 x 18½ in. (60.9 x 47 in.)
with Redfern Gallery, London, where purchased by the Hon. Mr Lucile Frost, 17 February 1936.
with Redfern Gallery, London, where purchased by Mrs J. Harvey Phillips, 14 June 1949, and by descent to the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
+44 (0)20 7752 3217
Exhibition catalogue, David Jones, Tate Gallery, London, 1981, p. 94, no. 71.
London, Tate Gallery, David Jones, July - September 1981, no. 71.
Nicolete Gray writes 'The years between 1929 and 1932 were those when David Jones was most prolific, when he did what was considered his most mature and successful work. It was the time when he felt that his paintings "came off"' (see N. Gray, The Paintings of David Jones, London, 1989, p. 29).
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
The La Salle University artworks to be sold at Christie’s span Old Master works to modern British art. Four of our specialists select their favourites
One of East London's best-loved street artists opens up about his work
Pop art was not an all-American phenomenon — the UK, in fact, was where it started. Illustrated with works in our Modern British & Irish Art sale, 22 November
Ahead of an online sale that honours their close bond, Meredith Etherington-Smith traces the roots of a 40-year collaboration
Francis Bacon's poignant celebration of George Dyer, the artist's most important subject, will star in Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 17 May