16 November 2007
John Piper, C.H. (1903-1992)
signed and inscribed 'John Piper/Chaille' (lower right)
watercolour, bodycolour and ink
13¼ x 20½ in. (33.6 x 52 cm.)
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The location of the present work is Chaillé-les-Marais, Vendée in the Pays de la Loire region of western France, where Piper was working in 1957-58.
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