Sir Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956), British
INTERIOR OF THE CLOTH HALL, YPRES
Watercolour and ink on board; signed with initials and titled “Yepres”, (sic, “Ypres”) in pen and ink to the margin, titled “inside Cloth Hall“ in pencil to the lower left margin. Unframed.
Together with the limited edition hardcover book:
“BELGIUM BY FRANK BRANGWYN A.R.A.”, with text by Hugh Stokes, 1916, limited edition of 150, this being signed by Brangwyn in pencil and numbered 126 in ink to the
verso of the title page
22" x 16.75" — 55.9 x 42.5 cm.
This is the original watercolour and ink study for Brangwyn’s woodcut, “Interior of The Cloth Hall, Ypres” illustrated plate 49, p. 137 of the above cited book accompanying the lot
“Belgium by Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A.”, 1916, with text by Hugh Stokes, the woodcut, illustrated p. 137