JOHN BELLANY, R.A.
signed u.l.: Bellany
oil on canvas
152.5 by 122cm., 60 by 48in.
Painted in 1986.
Odette Gilbert Gallery, London;
Christie's, London, 11 June 1992, lot 66, where purchased by the present owner
J. McEwen, John Bellany, Edinburgh, 1994, p.112
The present work is an almost identical composition to a painting by Bellany that was used for a poster advertising Chinatown via Leicester Square Tube and commissioned by Transport for London.