In the Old Style
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Artwork: In the Old Style
Size: 102.5 x 51.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1980
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 'Sean Scully 1980 in the old style' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Juda Rowan Gallery, London; Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo; Private Collection (acquired from the previous in 1988); Anon. Sale, Sotheby's London, 16 February 2012, lot 319; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Susan Caldwell Inc, Sean Scully, 1980; London, Juda Rowan Gallery, Sean Scully, 1981; Birmingham, Ikon Gallery, Sean Scully: Paintings 1971-1981, 1981-1982, no. 25 (illustrated in colour, on the cover). This exhibition later travelled to Sunderland, Sunderland Arts Centre, Ceolfrith Gallery; Dublin, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College; Belfast, The Arts Council of Northern Ireland Gallery and London, The Warwick Arts Trust

Christie's London

Date: 2017-03-08
Lot Number: 278