Belgrave St Ives - Modern & Contemporary Art
Peter Lanyon - Weathering

Peter Lanyon (1918-1964)

Weathering 1960

Oil on board; 30.5 x 23 cms

Signed, titled and dated on reverse
Provenance: R Wakefield, 1960 / Austin Desmond Fine Art / Private Collection
Exhibited: Gimpel Fils Solo Exhibition, 1960, no.16
Literature: Toby Treves, Peter Lanyon catalogue raisonne 2018, p.466, no.45 / Andrew Causey 1971, p.61, no.143

Note: This painting was included in Lanyon's important solo exhibition at Gimpel Fils in 1960. With many other paintings in this exhibition, it references the artist's experiences as a glider pilot and thus forms part of this seminal body of Lanyon's work.