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Ben Nicholson

British, 1894–1982

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Ben Nicholson

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British, 1894–1982

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JPY ¥130,000
Work, 1967
Sold on Sep 4, 2020
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etching
24.5 x 26.8 cm
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JPY ¥130,000
Auction Sale
Sep 4, 2020
Mainichi
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Work, 1967
etching
Sep 4, 2020
Mainichi
JPY ¥130,000
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24.5 x 26.8 cm
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Sep 4, 2020
Mainichi
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JPY ¥130,000
£16,250
FULL MOON, LUCCA, SEPT 1956, 1956
Sold on Jul 20, 2020
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Work on Paper
pencil and oil wash on paper
45.5 x 32.0 cm
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£16,250
Auction Sale
Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
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FULL MOON, LUCCA, SEPT 1956, 1956
pencil and oil wash on paper
Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
£16,250
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45.5 x 32.0 cm
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Jul 20, 2020
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£16,250
£11,250
1965 (TICINO), 1959
Sold on Jul 20, 2020
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pencil and oil wash on card, on the artist's prepared board
17.5 x 38.0 cm
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£11,250
Auction Sale
Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
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1965 (TICINO), 1959
pencil and oil wash on card, on the artist's prepared board
Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
£11,250
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17.5 x 38.0 cm
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Jul 20, 2020
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£11,250
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COMPOSITION, 1933
Sold on Jul 20, 2020
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oil on canvas
49.5 x 22.5 cm
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Jul 20, 2020
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COMPOSITION, 1933
oil on canvas
Jul 20, 2020
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49.5 x 22.5 cm
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Jul 20, 2020
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£50,000
AUG 1960 (MILAN), 1960
Sold on Jul 20, 2020
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pencil and oil on carved board
27.0 x 22.0 cm
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£50,000
Auction Sale
Jul 20, 2020
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AUG 1960 (MILAN), 1960
pencil and oil on carved board
Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
£50,000
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27.0 x 22.0 cm
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Jul 20, 2020
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£50,000
€12,500
Sept 58 (column), 1958
Sold on Jul 17, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pencil drawing and watercolor, on creme wove paper
15.0 x 40.3 cm
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€12,500
Auction Sale
Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
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Sept 58 (column), 1958
Pencil drawing and watercolor, on creme wove paper
Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
€12,500
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15.0 x 40.3 cm
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Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
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€12,500
£635,250
1945 (still life), 1894-1982
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
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oil and pencil on canvas, stretched over panel
61 x 55.9 cm
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£635,250
Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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Ben Nicholson (1894-1982) 1945 (still life) signed and dated ‘Ben Nicholson 1945’ (on the canvas overlap); signed and dated again, and inscribed ‘title for exhibition still life 1945 NICHOLSON CHY AN KERRIS CARBIS BAY CORNWALL' (on the reverse) oil and pencil on canvas, stretched over panel 24 x 22 in. (61 x 55.9 cm.) Painted in 1945
1945 (still life), 1894-1982
oil and pencil on canvas, stretched over panel
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
£635,250
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61 x 55.9 cm
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Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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£635,250
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Ben Nicholson (1894-1982) 1945 (still life) signed and dated ‘Ben Nicholson 1945’ (on the canvas overlap); signed and dated again, and inscribed ‘title for exhibition still life 1945 NICHOLSON CHY AN KERRIS CARBIS BAY CORNWALL' (on the reverse) oil and pencil on canvas, stretched over panel 24 x 22 in. (61 x 55.9 cm.) Painted in 1945
$23,750
Italian Mountain Village, Variation on Theme No. 2, 1965-1966
Sold on Jul 1, 2020
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Work on Paper
gouache, inkwash, pen and black ink and etching on paper mounted at the upper edge on the artist's prepared board
25.7 x 20.6 cm
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$23,750
Auction Sale
Jul 1, 2020
Christie's
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Ben Nicholson (1894-1982) Italian Mountain Village, Variation on Theme No. 2 signed, dated, and titled ‘Ben Nicholson 66 (Italian Mountain Village) variation on theme no 2’ (on the reverse of the sheet); signed, dated and titled again 'NICHOLSON 1965 (Italian Mountain Village) variation on a theme' (on the reverse of the board) gouache, inkwash, pen and black ink and etching on paper mounted at the upper edge on the artist's prepared board Sheet size: 5 x 6 1/8 in. (12.6 x 15.6 cm) Board size: 10 1/8 x 8 1/8 in. (25.7 x 20.6 cm.) Executed in 1965-1966
Italian Mountain Village, Variation on Theme No. 2, 1965-1966
gouache, inkwash, pen and black ink and etching on paper mounted at the upper edge on the artist's prepared board
Jul 1, 2020
Christie's
$23,750
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Work on Paper
25.7 x 20.6 cm
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Jul 1, 2020
Christie's
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$23,750
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Ben Nicholson (1894-1982) Italian Mountain Village, Variation on Theme No. 2 signed, dated, and titled ‘Ben Nicholson 66 (Italian Mountain Village) variation on theme no 2’ (on the reverse of the sheet); signed, dated and titled again 'NICHOLSON 1965 (Italian Mountain Village) variation on a theme' (on the reverse of the board) gouache, inkwash, pen and black ink and etching on paper mounted at the upper edge on the artist's prepared board Sheet size: 5 x 6 1/8 in. (12.6 x 15.6 cm) Board size: 10 1/8 x 8 1/8 in. (25.7 x 20.6 cm.) Executed in 1965-1966
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72 (2 forms), 1894-1982
Sold on Jun 15, 2020
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Work on Paper
pencil and oil wash on paper, on the artist's prepared board
49.8 x 48.5 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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BEN NICHOLSON (1894-1982) _72 (2 forms)_ signed, inscribed and dated 'Nicholson 72 (2 forms)' (on the reverse) pencil and oil wash on paper, on the artist's prepared board 19 ½ x 19 in. (49.8 x 48.5 cm.), overall Executed in 1972
72 (2 forms), 1894-1982
pencil and oil wash on paper, on the artist's prepared board
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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Work on Paper
49.8 x 48.5 cm
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Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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BEN NICHOLSON (1894-1982) _72 (2 forms)_ signed, inscribed and dated 'Nicholson 72 (2 forms)' (on the reverse) pencil and oil wash on paper, on the artist's prepared board 19 ½ x 19 in. (49.8 x 48.5 cm.), overall Executed in 1972
£6,000
St. Ives from Trezion, 1894-1982
Sold on Jun 15, 2020
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Print
etching printed with tone, on wove paper, 1967, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 47/50, with Lafranca’s blindstamp, published by Leslie Waddington Prints, London
272 x 378 mm
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£6,000
Auction Sale
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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BEN NICHOLSON (1894-1982) St. Ives from Trezion etching printed with tone, on wove paper, 1967, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 47/50, with Lafranca’s blindstamp, published by Leslie Waddington Prints, London Plate 175 x 268 mm. Sheet 272 x 378 mm.
St. Ives from Trezion, 1894-1982
etching printed with tone, on wove paper, 1967, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 47/50, with Lafranca’s blindstamp, published by Leslie Waddington Prints, London
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
£6,000
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272 x 378 mm
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Auction Sale
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
£6,000
Description
BEN NICHOLSON (1894-1982) St. Ives from Trezion etching printed with tone, on wove paper, 1967, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 47/50, with Lafranca’s blindstamp, published by Leslie Waddington Prints, London Plate 175 x 268 mm. Sheet 272 x 378 mm.
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