London, South Kensington
25 March 2009
Peter Lanyon (1918-1964)
with monogram (on the base)
13 in. (33 cm.) diameter
Purchased at the 1958 exhibition by Olga Davenport, 11 April 1958.
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London, Gimpel Fils, Peter Lanyon Recent Paintings, Gouaches and Constructions, March 1958, no. 52.
Lanyon made a limited amount of pottery in the 1950s and he exhibited these works with Gimpel Fils in London.
We are very grateful to Tony Treves, currently working on the Peter Lanyon catalogue raisonné, for his assistance in compiling the catalogue entry for this lot.
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