Self-Portrait With Electric Light Bulb
Artwork: Self-Portrait With Electric Light Bulb
Size: 201 x 76.5 cm
Medium: Oil on board
Creation year: 1974
Marks: Titled and inscribed on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in 1964-74
Provenance: Agnew's, London, where acquired by Elaine and Melvin Merians, U.S.A., 1989 Their sale, Christie's London, 22nd June 2007, lot 37
Exhibition history: Colchester, The Minories, John Wonnacott, 3rd May - 5th June 1977, cat. no.7, illustrated on the front cover, Rochdale, Rochdale Art Gallery, John Wonnacott: Paintings and Drawings, 3rd February - 25th March 1978, cat. no.9, illustrated, with tour to Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston and Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, Manchester, Manchester City Art Gallery, The Pursuit of the Real, British Figurative Painting from Sickert to Bacon, March - April 1990, cat. no.22, with tour to Barbican Art Gallery, London and City Art Gallery, Glasgow, New Haven, Yale Centre for British Art, The School of London and Their Friends: the Collection of Elaine and Melvin Merians, October 2000 - January 2001, cat. no.69, illustrated, with tour to Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase

Sotheby's London

Date: 2015-09-30
Lot Number: 260