Lot 34
  • 34

John Tunnard, A.R.A.

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
Sold
28,750 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • John Tunnard, A.R.A.
  • Vortex and the Weather Dog
  • signed, dated 44 and inscribed; also signed, titled, dated 44 and inscribed on the reverse
  • gouache and watercolour on paper

Provenance

Redfern Gallery, London, where acquired by David Scott, 1944
His sale, Christie's London, 4th June 1999, lot 68, where acquired by the present owner

Exhibited

France, British Council Fine Arts Department, 1945, cat. no.46, with tour to Alšova síň Umělecké besedy, Prague (details untraced, lent by David Scott).

Literature

Alan Peat and Brian A. Whitton, John Tunnard His Life and Work, Aldershot, 1997, cat. no.414, illustrated pl.24.

Catalogue Note

With a pencil drawing of a Venetian boathouse to the reverse.

We are grateful to Brian Whitton for his kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.

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