Germann Auctionhouse Zurich
Lot 39 / Important Paintings, Sculptures, Watercolors, Drawings and PrintsMonday, 07 June 2021, 06:00 pm

Nicholson Ben, Elephantine

Lot 39

Nicholson Ben, 1894-1982 (GB)

Elephantine, 1979

Oil on panel, mounted on painted panel.
H 603 mm W 688 mm.

Verso signed, dated and titled: Nicholson, 1979, elephantine. (Frame).

*CHF180'000 / 240'000
*EUR170'000 / 220'000
*USD200'000 / 270'000

Provenance:
Estate of the artist;
Waddington Galleries, London;
Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London;
Private Collection .

Exhibition:
London, Waddington Galleries, 1980;
Tokyo, Fuji Television Gallery. 25. March - 11. April 1986. No. 18. illustration;
London, Helly Nahmad Gallery, 21. September - 30. November 2001;
Madrid, Leandro Navarro. Ben Nicholson & Gerardo Rueda, 2013.

Literature:
Exhibition catalogue. Ben Nicholson, recent works. London, Waddington Galleries, 1980. No. 61. Illustration;
Exhibition catalogue. Ben Nicholson. London, Helly Nahmad Gallery, 2001. Color illustration.

Annotations:
The artwork will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue raisonné of the paintings and reliefs of Ben Nicholson by Dr. Rachel Smith and Dr. Lee Beard.

Information about the artist