British Works of Art Online Auction

November 10, 2016

LOT 169
Sir Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956)
  • Sir Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956)
  • Sir Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956)
  • Sir Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956)
  • Sir Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956)
  • Sir Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956)

169

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.

Estimate $1,200-$1,800

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

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

Literature:

“Belgium by Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A.”, 1916, with text by Hugh Stokes, the woodcut, illustrated p. 137