Lot 101
  • 101

David Jones

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 GBP
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Description

  • David Jones
  • Crucifixion
  • pencil and watercolour
  • 23.5 by 16.5cm.; 9¼ by 6½in.
  • Executed circa 1922.

Provenance

The Artist's family
Sale, Sotheby's London, 10th May 1989, lot 96
Sale, Christie's London, 23rd March 1995, lot 170, where acquired by David Bowie

Catalogue Note

‘What concerns [David Jones] is the universal thing showing through the particular thing, and as a painter it is this showing through that he endeavors to capture.’

(Eric Gill, Eric Gill: Last Essays, Jonathan Cape, London, 1942, p.151-2)

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