London, South Kensington
16 July 1999
Sir Bernard Partridge (1861-1945)
The Chief of the Staff of Life
Mr Punch (decorationg the Food-Controller for his admirable organisation during the strike): "I am to say, sir, that the nation thanks you from the bottom of its stomach."
signed with initials 'B.P.'
pen and ink, unframed
13 x 10.3/8in. (33.7 x 26.4cm.)
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