Arthur Jackson

Abstract Composition

Found at Sothebys, London
Modern & Post-War British Art, Lot 140
14. Nov - 14. Nov 2012
Estimate: 20.000 - 30.000 GBP
Price realised: 67.250 GBP
Arthur Jackson
1911-2003
ABSTRACT COMPOSITION
signed and dated 1936 on the reverse
oil on canvas laid on panel
51 by 62cm.; 20 by 24¼in.
Ashley Havinden Esq | Sale, Christie's London, 22nd October 1997, lot 20 | Jonathan Clark & Co., London, where acquired by the present owner

A top price for Arthur Jackson

This artwork by Arthur Jackson achieved an unexpectedly high price at Sothebys in London in November 2012. In the Modern & Post-War British Art auction, the work Abstract Composition sold for GBP 67,250.00 (€ 82,845.18) - well above the upper estimate of GBP 30,000.00. This high result makes Abstract Composition the most expensive artwork by Arthur Jackson that we have observed at auctions so far.

Ein Spitzenpreis für Arthur Jackson

Dieses Kunstwerk von Arthur Jackson erzielte im November 2012 bei Sothebys in London einen unerwartet hohen Preis. In der Auktion Modern & Post-War British Art wurde die Arbeit Abstract Composition für GBP 67.250,00 (€ 82.845,18) versteigert – und damit weit über dem oberen Schätzpreis von GBP 30.000,00. Dieses hohe Ergebnis macht Abstract Composition zu dem teuersten Kunstwerk von Arthur Jackson, das wir bisher bei Auktionen beobachtet haben.

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