9 November 2006
Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)
June 56 (Morbihan)
signed, dated and titled 'Ben Nicholson June 56 (Morbihan)' (on the reverse)
oil and pencil on carved board laid down on masonite
35 3/8 x 21 5/8 in. (89.7 x 55 cm.)
Executed in June 1956
Gimpel Fils Gallery, London.
Eric Estorick, London (acquired from the above, 1957).
Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, Inc., New York.
Otto Preminger, New York (acquired from the above).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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London, Gimpel Fils, Ben Nicholson, June 1957, no. 1 (illustrated on the cover).
Sir Alan Bowness has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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