16 July 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
Joe Tilson, R.A. (b. 1928)
signed and dated 'Tilson 1972' (on the reverse), signed again 'TILSON' (on the top), signed again, inscribed and dated again 'Alcheringa/Ladder./Joe Tilson.1972.' (on the inside) and dedicated 'for mike from Joe/with best wishes-' (on the inside)
oil on wood
19½ x 13½ in. (49.5 x 34.3 cm.)
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Gifted by the artist to the present owner.
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