Lot 146
  • 146

John Tunnard, A.R.A.

Estimate
30,000 - 50,000 GBP
Sold
112,500 GBP
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Description

  • John Tunnard, A.R.A.
  • Morvah
  • signed, dated 46 and inscribed P. 2
  • oil and tempera on board

Provenance

McRoberts & Tunnard Ltd, London, 1961
The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
Gillian Jason Gallery, London
Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd, London, 1986
Sale, Sotheby's London, 2nd March 1988, lot 221
Private Collection
Sale, Sotheby's London, 8th March 1995, lot 277, where acquired by David Bowie

Exhibited

London, Imperial Institute, Pictures for Schools, 1957;
London, McRoberts & Tunnard Ltd, Exhibition of Paintings, 29th November - 22nd December 1961, cat. no.3;
Edinburgh, The Scottish Gallery, 1961;
Rome, 1962 (details untraced);
London, Redfern Gallery, John Tunnard 1900-1971, Paintings and Gouaches, 8th March - 2nd April 1977, cat. no.3;
London, Gillian Jason Gallery, John Tunnard 1900-1971: Paintings and Gouaches, 31st October - 21st December 1984, cat. no.3;
London, Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd, Modern British Paintings, Watercolours, Drawings, Sculptures and Prints, 5th March - 11th April 1986, cat. no.88.

Literature

Alan Peat and Brian A. Whitton, John Tunnard His Life and Work, Scolar Press, Aldershot, 1997, cat. no.500.

Catalogue Note

We are grateful to Dr Brian Whitton for his kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.
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