Gillian Ayres - New Now London Thursday, December 12, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist (thence by descent to the present owner)

  • Catalogue Essay

    Untitled , 1977, was painted whilst Gillian Ayres was staying in Portugal in the 1970s. Executed in household paint, a medium used by the artist solely for this canvas, Ayres commenced her exploration of oil paint after returning from this trip.



signed 'AYReS' lower centre
household paint on burlap
283 x 184.5 cm (111 3/8 x 72 5/8 in.)
Executed in August 1977.

£20,000 - 30,000 

Sold for £17,500

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London Auction 12 December 2019