signed and dated Ghika 67 lower left; signed, dated and titled Ghika 1967 / Nocturnal Hydra on the reverse
oil on canvas
60.5 by 92cm., 23¾ by 36¼in.
Purchased from the artist by the parents of the present owner by the early 1970s
Dora Iliopoulou-Rogan, N. Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, The Apollonian- The Dionysian, 1906-1994, exh. cat., Benaki Museum, Athens, 2006, no. 255, p. 150, illustrated
Kleanthi-Christina Valkana, Nicos Hadjikiriakos-Ghika, Paintings, Athens, 2011, p. 301, no. 377