May 24-52 (Red Yellow Blue)
Artwork: May 24-52 (Red Yellow Blue)
Size: 24.5 x 30.4 cm
Medium: Oil and pencil on canvasboard laid down on the artist's board
Creation year: 1952
Marks: Signed Ben Nicholson and titled on the reverse of the artist's board
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted on 24th May 1952
Provenance: W.R.R. Mewton, England (sale: Sotheby's, London, 10th November 1976, lot 147); Crane Kalman Gallery, London (purchased at the previous sale); Private Collection (acquired from the previous; sale: Christie's, London, 18th November 2005, lot 108); Richard Green, London; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2011
Exhibition history: London, Crane Kalman Gallery, The Nicholsons: Works by Sir William Nicholson, Ben Nicholson,Winifred (Dacre) Nicholson, Dame Barbara Hepworth, Mary Parke, George Howard, James Pryde, Nancy Nicholson, Kate Nicholson, Simon Nicholson, Rachel Nicholson, David Nicholson, Rafaele Nicholson, 1983, no. 15 (titled Red, Yellow, Blue, May 24, 1952)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-06-20
Lot Number: 326