6th March 2021 11:00 GMT/BST

Modern & Contemporary Art

  Lot 1095


Beryl Cook (1926-2008) ''Virgo'' Signed, inscribed verso and dated March 1988, oil on board,...

Beryl Cook (1926-2008) ''Virgo'' Signed, inscribed verso and dated March 1988, oil on board, 55cm by 45.5cm Provenance: Halcyon Gallery, London Exhibited: ''The Art of Living'', September- October 2003, Harrods, London Featuring a nude self portrait of the artist riding a zebra and flying the flag for her star sign, painted in March 1988, the present work by Cook was exhibited at the Art of Living show in association with Halcyon Gallery in 2003. Cook is best known for her original and instantly recognisable, often comical, paintings. Having no formal training she took up painting in her 30s and in contrast to her pictures was a shy and private person. Her paintings have a huge following and can be found in many important collections around the world. Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business See illustration

Sold for £18,000
Estimated at £18,000 - £25,000


In excellent conditon. No condition issues visible but might benefit from a light clean.

Auction: Modern & Contemporary Art, 6th March 2021

Modern & Contemporary Art

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