SIR MUIRHEAD BONE (1867 – 1953)

The Orangery of Deniecourt Chateau, near Peronne, 1917 © Estate of Sir Muirhead Bone. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2019

The Orangery of Deniécourt Château, near Péronne, 1917

Signed ‘Bone’ (lower right) and inscribed with title and date (lower centre) May 1917

charcoal
51.5 cm x 73.5 cm

Provenance:

Sale, Bonhams Knightsbridge, 1st October 2014, lot 134.

Sale, Sotheby’s London, 18th September 2018, lot 87, where purchased.

Exhibited:

Worcester Art Museum, War Paintings and Drawings by British Artists, 1919, cat. no.8, with Ministry of Information tour to U.S.A.

Literature:

The Western Front: Drawings by Muirhead Bone, published by the War Office, London, 1917, vol.2, part VII, cat. no.25, illustrated.

 

 

Lara Wardle