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Poppies in a vase on a pile of books

Vanessa Bell-Poppies in a vase on a pile of books-1950

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Poppies in a vase on a pile of books
Size:
61 x 51 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1950
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Created circa 1950
Provenance :
The artist's estate. ; with Anthony d'Offay, London, January 1982. ; The Reader's Digest Association, their sale; Christie's, London, 19 November 2004, lot 26, where purchased by the present owner's father, and by descent.;
Exhibition History :
New York, Katonah Gallery, Bloomsbury Artists at Charleston: Paintings from the Reader's Digest Collection, August - October 1987, no. 10. ; Johannesburg, Art Gallery, Bloomsbury Paintings at Charleston: Paintings from the Reader's Digest Corporate Collection, November 1992 - February 1993, no. 10: this exhibition travelled to Cape Town, South African National Gallery, March - May 1993; and Durban, City Art Gallery, June - July 1993.

Christie’s London

Date:
2016-07-14
Lot Number :
114
Low Estimate :
$10,600[+37%]*
High Estimate :
$15,900[-8%]*
Hammer Price :
$14,570
Sold For :
$18,220*