Edward Ardizzone b.1900
T01066 VIEW FROM THE WINDOW OF MY STUDIO IN KENT 1967
Inscribed ‘E.A.’ b.r.
Watercolour, pen and pencil, 10 3/8×16 (26·5×40·5).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1968.
Exh: R.A., 1968 (148).
The artist wrote (15 January 1969) that this work was ‘painted from drawings made from the top floor of my cottage which overlooks an old orchard of mixed fruit trees’. The cottage is on Rodmersham Green near Sittingbourne, Kent.
The Tate Gallery: Acquisitions 1968-9, London 1969