May 11 : 1986: II 1986
1920 - 1999
May 11 : 1986: II 1986
gouache and pencil on paper
unframed: 33 by 47.5cm.; 13 by 18¾in.
framed: 52 by 66cm.; 20½ by 26in.
Executed in May 1986.
The Estate of Patrick Heron is preparing the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the Artist's work and would like to hear from owners of any works by Patrick Heron, so that these can be included in this comprehensive catalogue. Please write to The Estate of Patrick Heron c/o Sotheby's Modern & Post-War British Art, Sotheby's, 34-35 New Bond Street, London, W1A 2AA or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The sheet is sound, not laid down but appears to be secured to the backing card with what appears to be tabs to the reverse. The reverse can not be examined to verify this. Generally in excellent overall condition.
The edges of the sheet are decked, with some inherent tiny tears and creases. The colours are bright and fresh. The sheet may be very slightly time stained. Some craquelure to some thicker areas of gouache.
Held under glass in a white painted wood frame with a cloth backing card.
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Waddington Galleries, London, where acquired by the present owner
San Francisco, Hackett-Freedman Gallery, Drawing Space in Colour, Paintings of Patrick Heron, 10 January - 1 March 2008, illustrated in the catalogue p. 37
London, Waddington Custot, Patrick Heron, Gouaches from 1961-1996, 9 February - 12 March 2005, illustrated in the catalogue p. 39