London, South Kensington
2 November 2001
Augustus John, R.A. (1878-1961)
Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden
stamped with studio stamp (on the reverse)
pen and black ink and brown wash
14 x 9¼ in. (35.5 x 23.5 cm.)
Executed circa 1908
The Artist's Studio Sale, Part II; Christie's, London, 21 June 1963, lot 57 (60 gns. to Pitman).
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
London, Fine Art Society, Amaryllis Fleming's Collection of Works by Augustus John, Gwen John& Other, March 2000, no. 11.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Symbolism and the esoteric — specialist Simon Andrews reveals the curious obsessions of the 20th-century Italian designer
Why this 18.96-carat Fancy Vivid Pink diamond — offered in November at Christie’s in Geneva — is set to make history