29 June 2000
Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)
Spanners Pale Yellow and Blue
signed, titled and dated 'Spanners Yellow & blue Nicholson 73' (on the reverse)
oil wash and pencil on thin card
151/8 x 11in. (38.4 x 28cm.)
Executed in 1973
Amstutz Fine Art, Zurich, August 1973.
Galerie André Emmerich, Zurich.
Sigrid Freudorfer Fine Art, New York.
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London, The Tate Gallery, Ben Nicholson Drawings 1974, November-December 1974, cat. no. 49.
Zurich, Galerie André Emmerich, Ben Nicholson, May-June 1975, no. 27 (illustrated in colour).
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