26 June 2013
Bob Law (1934-2004)
Out of the stars
signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'BOB LAW 1986 TWICKENHAM OUT OF THE STARS. THERE CAME AS A SPARK LOST. IN THE MILKY WAY. PAST ALL SILENCE. TO ONE THAT ELECTRON' (on the front)
lead hightened with chalk
14¼ x 9½in. (36.3 x 24.2cm.)
Executed in 1986
Richard Saltoun, London. Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.
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R. Saltoun and K. Schubert (eds.),Bob Law: A Retrospective, London 2009 (illustrated in colour, p. 119).
Newlyn, Newlyn Art Gallery and Cambridge, Kettles Yard, Bob Law, 1999 (illustrated, p. 23).
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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