London, South Kensington
3 December 2015
Sir Peter Markham Scott (1909-1989)
"When the tide was up, the Brent geese flew along the shore, often hidden by the breaking waves"
signed and dated 'PETER SCOTT 1935' (lower left)
oil on canvas
15 ¼ x 18 in. (38.8 x 45/7 cm.)
with Arthur Ackermann & Son, Ltd, London.
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P. Scott, Morning Flight: A book of wildfowl, London, 1935, p. 124 & illus. dust jacket.
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