26 June 2002
Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)
May 53 (Tring)
signed, dated and inscribed 'Ben Nicholson May 53 (Tring)' (on the reverse)
oil, gouache, watercolour and pencil on paper laid down by the artist on masonite
sheet: 8 3/8 x 4 3/8 in. (21.2 x 11.1 cm.); including the artist's board: 9½ x 6 3/8 in. (24.1 x 16 cm.)
Executed in May 1953
Gimpel Fils Gallery, London.
G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh.
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 13 May 1996, lot 316.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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London, The Lefevre Gallery, Ben Nicholson, Sept.-Oct. 1954, no. 8.
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