Peter LANYON (1918-1964)
In the Trees
The Fine Art Society PLC label to verso
21.8 x 19.5cm
Provenance - Reba and Dave Williams
Printed by the artist and Warren MacKenzie in an edition of 8. In a letter to the Tate Gallery dated 10 August 1985 Warren MacKenzie has written about this screenprint by Lanyon: ‘Like the "Underground" he printed & then washed off the first screen or two & then overprinted with at least three & possibly four screens. There is a dark green, white, then black in this order'. The Tate
Other editions of this screenprint are held in the British Museum and The Tate.
Sold for £2,800
This has not been examined out of its distinguished glazed frame but it appears to be in excellent condition. As might be expected the paper is not perfectly flat.
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