MUIRHEAD BONE (1867 – 1953)

Roy Oxlade, Profile and Brushes, 1984-1985

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