21 November 2001
Eric Kennington, R.A. (1888-1960)
signed with initials and dated '43/EHK' (lower right), signed again and inscribed 'ERIC KENNINGTON/HOMER/IPSDEN. OXON./"THE EIGHTH"' (on the artist's label attached to the backboard)
29 x 20 in. (73.7 x 50.8 cm.)
W.O. Kennington, by whom purchased at the 1943 exhibition.
The Officers Mess, 1st Battalion, The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.
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London, Leicester Galleries, British Soldiers, An Exhibition of Pastels by Eric Kennington, September 1943, no. 26.
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