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Frank Auerbach

Head of Tom Phillips

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

80,000 - 120,000 GBP

Property from the Collection of Tom Phillips, CBE, R.A.

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38

Frank Auerbach

Frank Auerbach

Head of Tom Phillips

Head of Tom Phillips

Estimate:

80,000 - 120,000 GBP

Lot sold:

126,000

GBP

Property from the Collection of Tom Phillips, CBE, R.A.

Frank Auerbach

b. 1931

Head of Tom Phillips


signed Auerbach and dated 1977-80 (lower right)

charcoal on paper

unframed: 77.5 by 74cm.; 30½ by 29in.

framed: 91 by 87cm.; 35¾ by 34¼in.

Executed in 1977-80.

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Acquired directly from the Artist by the present owner, circa 1980
William Feaver, Frank Auerbach, Rizzoli, New York, 2009, no. 433, illustrated p. 286