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Robert Fry

Purple Study 5

VAT applies to hammer price and buyer's premiumUK: Greenford Park WarehouseArtist's Resale Right

Estimate:

2,500

to
- 3,500 GBP

Property from the Saatchi Collection

Robert Fry

Robert Fry

Purple Study 5

Purple Study 5

Estimate:

2,500

to
- 3,500 GBP

Lot sold:

2,520

GBP

Property from the Saatchi Collection

Robert Fry

b. 1980

Purple Study 5



acrylic, oil, enamel, gloss paint and marker pen on canvas

198 by 162.5 cm. 77⅛ by 64 in.

Executed in 2009.

Colour:

Please note the colours in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings.


Condition:

This work is in very good condition. Close inspection reveals some short rub marks in intermittent places along all four edges, some of which have media accretions adhered to them. Further close inspection reveals some faint drying cracks to the areas of thick impasto. No restoration is apparent when examined under ultra-violet light.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 2009
Moscow, Atelier 2 Gallery, A Purple Patch, 2009 
London, Saatchi Gallery; St Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum; and Adelaide, Art Gallery South Austalia, Newspeak: British Art Now, October 2009 - October 2011