24 May 2012
William Gear, R.A. (1915-1997)
signed and dated 'Gear/'47' (lower right)
gouache and black ink on paper laid on canvas
18 7/8 x 9¼ in. (48 x 23.6 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Hopetoun House, 18 April 2005, lot 154, where purchased by the present owner.
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Paris, Galerie 1900-2000, William Gear Cobrabstractions, February - March 1988, no. 25.
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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