STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK
A Sense of Form: Property from a Private British Collection
GRAHAM SUTHERLAND

STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK

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STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK
STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK
STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK
STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK
STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK
STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK
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GRAHAM SUTHERLAND

STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

A Sense of Form: Property from a Private British Collection

GRAHAM SUTHERLAND

GRAHAM SUTHERLAND

STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK

STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Lot sold:

11,340

GBP

Description

A Sense of Form: Property from a Private British Collection

GRAHAM SUTHERLAND

1903 - 1980

STUDY LANDSCAPE WITH OVAL ROCK


signed G.S. and dated 1969 (lower right); titled (verso)

pencil, crayon, watercolour, ink and gouache on paper, squared

unframed: 42 by 64.5cm.; 16½ by 25½in.

framed: 66 by 90cm.; 26 by 35½in.

Executed in 1969.

Condition report

On wove paper, the sheet taped to window mount at upper, lower and right sheet edges verso. The work appears to be in good overall condition.


A few instances of lifting and associated paint loss to white pigment along top of the oval. Slight cockling to the sheet and one or two minute pinholes, in keeping with Artist's materials. A few soft scuff marks (only visible in a raking light). Some minor discoloration and scattered foxing to the sheet, mostly visible verso, with some possible very minor fading to one or two pigments. A few minute specks of matter in places.


The work is window mounted and presented in a painted wooden frame, held under glass.


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Provenance

Marlborough Fine Art, London, where acquired by Maurice Cooke, 31 March 1970

His sale, Sotheby's, London, 14 November 2012, lot 214, where acquired by the present owner

Literature

Francesco Arcangeli, Graham Sutherland, Fratelli Fabri, Milan, 1973, illustrated pl. 167

Exhibited

London, Marlborough Fine Art, Moore, Picasso, Sutherland: Drawings, Watercolours, Gouaches, March - April 1970, no. 73