Lot 10. PETER LANYON (1918-1964)

Estimate value: £ 180 000–250 000
Auction date
25.05.2022   10:30 UTC +01:00
ID 752542
Lot 10 | PETER LANYON (1918-1964)
PETER LANYON (1918-1964)
Two Close
signed and dated 'Lanyon 62' (lower left), signed again, inscribed and dated again 'TWO CLOSE/Lanyon Aug: 62' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
48 x 36 in. (121.9 x 91.4 cm.)
Painted in 1962.


with Gimpel Fils, London.
Acquired from Beaux Arts, Bath in June 1989.


Exhibition catalogue, Four Painters: Alan Davie, Paul Feiler, Roger Hilton, Peter Lanyon, Bristol, Arnolfini Gallery, 1963, n.p., no. 16, illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, Peter Lanyon 1918-1964: bilder 1960-1964, Zürich, Gimpel and Hanover Galerie, 1964, n.p., no. 7, illustrated.
A. Causey, Peter Lanyon: His Painting, Henley-on-Thames, 1971, pp. 28, 66, no. 185, pl. 49.
T. Treves, Peter Lanyon: Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings and Three Dimensional Works, London, 2018, pp. 552-3, no. 518, illustrated.


London, Gimpel Fils, Recent Paintings by Peter Lanyon, October 1962, no. 10.
Bristol, Arnolfini Gallery, Four Painters: Alan Davie, Paul Feiler, Roger Hilton, Peter Lanyon, October 1963, no. 16.
Zürich, Gimpel and Hanover Galerie, Peter Lanyon 1918-1964: bilder 1960-1964, October 1964, no. 7.
Totnes, Arts Council, Dartington College of Art, Corsham: Painters and Sculptors, July - August 1965, no. 119: this exhibition travelled to Sheffield, Graves Art Gallery, August - September 1965; Walsall, City Art Gallery, September - October 1965; Cambridge, Arts Council Gallery, October 1965; and Middlesbrough, City Art Gallery, November - December 1965.
London, Tate Gallery, Peter Lanyon, May - June 1968, no. 75: this exhibition travelled to Plymouth, City Museum and Art Gallery, July - August 1968; Newcastle upon Tyne, Laing Art Gallery, August 1968; Birmingham, City Museum and Art Gallery, September 1968; and Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery, October 1968.
Birmingham, Ikon Gallery, Peter Lanyon: Later Work, September - October, 1978, no. 15.
Barcelona, British Council, Centre Cultural De La Caixa De Terassa, Cornwall: Peter Lanyon - Paintings and Drawings/ Andrew Lanyon - Photographs, February - March 1984, no. 111: this exhibition travelled to Kilkenny, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny Castle, February - March 1985; Cork, Triskel Arts Centre, March 1984; Waterford, Garter Lane Arts Centre April 1984; Limerick, Belltable Arts Centre, May 1984; Lisbon, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, September - October 1984; Porto, Museu Nacional Soares dos Reis, November - December 1984; Madrid, Centro Cultural De La Villa De Madrid, January - Febraury 1985; and Valencia, Museo Nacional de Ceramica, May - June 1986.
London, Gimpel Fils, Peter Lanyon: Selected Works 1952-1964, October - November 1987, no. 11.
Bath, Beaux Arts, St Ives 1920-1989, May - June 1989, exhibition not numbered.
London, Hazlitt Holland Hibbert, Peter Lanyon: Cornwall Inside Out, February - March 2018, exhibition not numbered.

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