12 June 2001
Frank Moss Bennett (1874-1953)
'Plenty of time to finish the game and thrash the Spaniards too!'
signed and dated 'FM Bennett 1944' (lower left)
oil on board
15 x 22½ in. (38 x 57.2 cm.)
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A larger version of the present picture, measuring 24 x 37 in. and also dated 1944, was sold at Phillips, London, 20 November 1984, lot 236.
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