Ithell Colquhoun - La Cathedrale Engloutie
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Artwork: Ithell Colquhoun - La Cathedrale Engloutie
Size: 130.1 x 194.8 cm
Medium: Oil and traces of charcoal on canvas
Creation year: 1952
Marks: Signed and inscribed partially distinctly 'I. COLQUHOUN 71 STREET of GRANDE CHAUMIERE PARIS, 6 ROME SCHOLARSHIP ... '(on the chassis)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Atelier de l'artiste; vente, Sotheby's, Londres, 24 avril 1985, lot 535; Collection privee, Royaume-Uni; vente anonyme, Christie's, Londres, 9 novembre 1990, lot 231; The Mayor Gallery, Londres (acquis au cours de cette vente); Collection Vera et Arturo Schwarz, Milan (acquis aupres de celle-ci, en janvier 1991); Don de celle-ci au Israel Museum, Jerusalem, en 1998
Exhibition history: Londres, Royal Academy of Arts, The 184th Exhibition, 1952, No. 155; Londres, New Burlington Galleries, The Women's International Art Club Annual Exhibition, fevrier-mars 1953, No. 97; Bradford, Cartwright Memorial Hall, Golden Jubilee Exhibition: Fifty Years of British Art 1904-1954, mars-juin 1954, p. 9, No. 41; Penzance, Newlyn Art Gallery, Ithell Colquhoun: Retrospective Exhibition of Oil Paintings, octobre 1961, No. 2; Exeter, City Museum and Art Gallery, Ithell Colquhoun: Paintings, Collages and Drawings, septembre-octobre 1972, No. 14; Penzance, Newlyn Art Gallery, Ithell Colquhoun: Surrealism, Paintings, Drawings, Collages 1936-76, fevrier-mars 1976, No. 21; Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Dreaming with Open Eyes, The Vera and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum, decembre 2000-juin 2001, p. 147, No. 133 (illustre en couleurs au catalogue d'exposition); Rome, Complesso Monumentale del Vittoriano, Dada e surrealismo riscoperti, octobre 2009-fevrier 2010

Christie's Paris

Date: 2018-06-08
Lot Number: 107