Price on request
This lot is available for Private Sale. Please contact the department for additional information.
BEN NICHOLSON, O.M. (1894-1982)
1943 (Towednack, Cornwall)
signed, inscribed and dated 'Towednack, Cornwall,/Ben Nicholson/1943' (on the backboard)
oil and pencil on board
10 x 13¾ in. (25.4 x 34.9 cm.)
Painted in the summer of 1943.
with Redfern Gallery, London, where purchased by Lady Norton in June 1954.
with Marlborough Fine Art, London.
with Waddington and Tooth Galleries, London.
with Waddington Galleries, London, where purchased by the present owner's father in December 1979.
+ 44 207 389 2074
+ 44 207 389 2548
+44 207 752 3125
N. Lynton, Ben Nicholson, London, 1993, p. 192, no. 176, illustrated.
New York, English Speaking Union, Last Fifty Years in British Art: 1900-1950, 1950, no. 21.
Berne, Kunsthalle, Ben Nicholson, May - July 1961, no. 43.
Peter Doig’s Boiler House makes top price; world records are set for Marina Abramović and Daniel Richter; evening sale series tops £90 million
Auctioneers Cécile Verdier and Jussi Pylkkänen introduce a dynamic cross-channel live conversation between London and Paris for 20th Century week
Our updated guide takes you through the shows that have been extended and postponed this year, from Christo in Paris to Artemisia Gentileschi in London
In tandem with an online sale, Trespassing, we take a look at how works by pioneers such as Haring, Stik and KAWS are finding their way into the home
The watch of former Patek Philippe owner Charles Stern has already sold for a record price. Now the dial has resurfaced
Two monumental equestrian statues by the Russian master of detail are coming to auction for the first time