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The Cigar Box

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Artist
Humphrey Jennings
Year
Painted in 1930
Medium
oil on canvas board
Dimensions (in)
10" x 16" inches approx.
Signed
tbc
Price
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Stock No
tbc
Notes
PROVENANCE: Kevin Daly, London Galerie 1900-2000, Paris (acquired from the above in April 1982); sale, Sotheby's, London, September 26, 1984, lot 311. The Mayor Gallery, London (acquired during this sale) Collection Vera and Arturo Schwarz, Milan (acquired in November 1989 from the above) Donated to the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, in 1998. EXHIBITED London Gallery, Humphrey Jennings, October-November 1938, No. 1. Paris, International Fair of Contemporary Art, Surreal Exchange, Tribute to Humphrey Jennings, October-November 1982. Paris, Gallery 1900-2000, Half-stock Almanac, September-October 1983, p. 54 (shown in the exhibition catalog). Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Dreaming with Open Eyes, The Vera and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum, December 2000-June 2001, p. 173, No. 372 (shown in colour in the exhibition catalogue). Rome, Monumental Complex of the Vittoriano, Dada and surrealism rediscovered, October 2009 to February 2010.