EDWARD BAWDEN, R.A. | MORRIS DANCING AT THAXTED; VILLAGE FETE
Property from the Estate of Lady Elizabeth Cavendish CVO
EDWARD BAWDEN, R.A.
1903 - 1989
MORRIS DANCING AT THAXTED; VILLAGE FETE
each signed and titled
pen and ink on paper
each 27 by 41cm.; 10¾ by 16in.
Executed circa the mid-1950s.
Unexamined out of frame.
There is an area of collage appearing to the paper of Village Fete towards the centre, possibly over an Artist's correction.
For each work, the sheet is folded vertically down the centre, with separation appearing to the top and bottom of the fold. Elsehwere there are instances of light staining and discolouration to the sheet, and traces of surface dirt. This excepting the works appear in good overall condition.
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