7 June 2001
Edward Ardizzone, R.A. (1900-1979)
The Royal Garden Party
signed twice with initials 'EA' (lower left and lower right)
15½ x 23 in. (39.5 x 58.5 cm.)
Acquired direct from the artist by the present owner.
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Athens, British Council, Edward Ardizzone, C.B.E., R.A., February 1979 (not traced).
A smaller watercolour of the same subject, executed in 1969, was exhibited London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Edward Ardizzone A Retrospective Exhibition, December 1973-January 1974, no. 62.
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