London, South Kensington
16 September 2010
Frederick Hammersley (1919-2009)
signed and dated 'F. Hammersley 1988-89' (upper quadrant)
oil on 7-ply Birch
11¾ x 9½in. (29.7 x 24cm.)
Painted in 1988-89
Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque.
LA Louver, California.
Modernism, San Francisco.
Private Collection, London.
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