Lot 233
  • 233

Denis Mitchell

Estimate
7,000 - 10,000 GBP
Sold
75,000 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • Denis Mitchell
  • Botallack
  • signed with initials, titled, numbered No 3 and dated 1961 on the underside of the base
  • bronze

Provenance

Sale, Sotheby's London, 8th March 1995, lot 302, where acquired by David Bowie

Exhibited

Chicago, Devorah Sherman Gallery, Denis Mitchell Sculpture, 1962, cat. no.9 (another cast);
New York, Bianchini Gallery, 1964 (details untraced, another cast);
London, Waddington Galleries, 1963-4 (details untraced, another cast);
St Ives, Penwith Galleries, 1965 (details untraced, another cast);
London, Marjorie Parr Gallery, 1967 (details untraced, another cast);
Bristol, Arnolfini Gallery, Denis Mitchell, 25th March - 26th April 1967, cat. no.3, illustrated (another cast);
Edinburgh, The Richard Demarco Gallery, Denis Mitchell, 25th July - 12th August 1968, cat. no.5 (another cast);
Plymouth, City Art Gallery, 1975 (details untraced, another cast);
Leeds, Queen Square Gallery, Small Sculpture, 13th September - 7th October 1967, ex. cat. (another cast).

Literature

George Dannatt (intro.), Festival Exhibition of Sculpture by Denis Mitchell (exh. cat.), Swansea, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery and Museum, 1979, illustrated (another cast).
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