Sir Terry FROST (1915-2003)
Blue and Black Verticals
Oil on board
Signed, dated and inscribed label to verso 'Blue and Black Verticals 57/8 oil on board Terry Frost'
Christie's label to verso
213.5 x 160cm
Purchased Christie's, October 1996
Sold for £68,000
This work seems to be in wonderful, original, stable, condition without damage or repair. But it is in need of cleaning. Close examination reveals patches of shrinkage crackle and under a UV lamp there are anomalies which we believe simply to be later working by the artist.
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