London, South Kensington
7 October 2014
Walter Goetz (1911-1995)
Les forts des halles
signed 'Goetz' (lower left)
pencil, watercolour and bodycolour
6 5/8 x 5¼ in. (16.8 x 13.4 cm.)
Purchased from the artist by the present owner.
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London, Leicester Galleries, April 1940 (an exhibition of Goetz' paintings)
Walter Goetz was born in Cologne in 1911 and came to England in 1923. He studied painting and commercial art in Berlin before returning to England in 1931. He was an illustrator, cartoonist and poster artist for Vogue, Bystander, Liliput, and Punch.
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