Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone

John Luke - Pax

John Luke - Pax-

This blurred image is only for you to be able to identify the artwork.

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
John Luke - Pax
Size:
29.5 x 39 cm
Medium :
Tempera and oil on board
Marks
Signed and dated l.r.: J. LUKE./ 1943; inscribed on a label attached to the reverse: No 2 Medium - Oil/ 'PAX'./ NOT FOR SALE/ John Luke/ Knappagh House/ Killylea/ Co. Antrim; further signed and inscribed with a detailed inscription of the artist's painting technique on another label attached to the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Mr P. Terris, thence by descent to Mr B. Terris; Christie's, London, 28 June 1995, lot 106, where purchased by the present owners
Exhibition History :
Belfast, Arts and Crafts exhibition, Feis Beal Feirste, May 1944; Armagh, Arts and Crafts exhibition, Armagh Feis, June 1944; Belfast, Ulster Academy of Arts, Annual Exhibition, October 1944, no.25; Belfast, Belfast Museum and Art Gallery, Ulster Artists Exhibition: The Work of John Luke, 4-28 September 1946, no.34; Belfast, CEMA Gallery, Exhibition of Paintings by John Luke, November 1948, no.14; Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, Annual Exhibition, Summer 1950, no.82; Belfast, Queen's University Common Room, John Luke Exhibition, 1960, no.12; Belfast, Ulster Museum, John Luke (1906-1975), 27 January-4 March 1978, no.43, with tour to Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2018-09-11
Event :
Lot Number :
35
Low Estimate :
$102,891[+125%]*
High Estimate :
$154,337[+50%]*
Hammer Price :
$231,505
Sold For :
$289,381*