5 February 2004
Property from the Collection of the Israel Phoenix Assurance Company
John Chamberlain (b. 1927)
metal, canvas, paint and paper collage mounted on board
11 7/8 x 12in. (30.1 x 30.4cm.) (board size)
17½ x 17½in. (44.5 x 44.5cm.) (including frame)
Executed in 1961
Leo Castelli, New York (LC#43).
Acquired from the above by George and Aurelia Schapp in 1962.
Their estate's sale; Sotheby's New York, 1 November 1994, lot 31.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owners.
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