William Scott, R.A.
PAINTER'S HIEROGLYPHIC 2
signed and dated 72 on the reverse
oil on canvas
61 by 61cm.; 24 by 24in.
Martha Jackson Gallery, New York
Gimpel & Hanover Galerie, Zurich, until April 1973
Falchi Arte Moderna, Milan
Private Collection, Milan, from whom acquired by the present owner
New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, William Scott, 3rd January - 10th February 1971;
London, Austin/Desmond Fine Art, Aspects of Modern British and Irish Art, 22nd November - 21st December 2006, cat. no.32, illustrated (as Painter's Hieroglyphic No. 2).
Gimpel & Hanover Galerie, Zurich, letter to William Scott, 19th December 1973;
Sarah Whitfield (ed.), William Scott: Catalogue Raisonné of Oil Paintings, Vol 4, 1969-1989, London, Thames & Hudson in association with the William Scott Foundation, London, 2013, cat. no.718, illustrated p.95.