12 February 2010
Peter Blake (b. 1932)
Boy Fairy 6 - Study for 'Once Upon a Time'
signed and dated 'Peter Blake. 84' (lower right)
oil on canvasboard
7 x 5in. (17.8 x 12.7cm.)
Painted in 1984
Waddington Galleries Ltd., London.
Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Peter Blake: A Retrospective, exh. cat., London, Tate Liverpool, 2007 (illustrated in colour, p. 121).
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