T00174 THE HORSE DEALERS 1955
Inscr. ‘William. Roberts.’ b.l.
Watercolour and black crayon, 21 1/8×14 1/2 (54×37); painted surface, 20×13 1/2 (50·5×34·5).
Purchased from the Mayor Gallery (Cleve Fund) 1958.
Coll: Purchased by F. Mayor from the Leicester Galleries February 1958.
Exh: Leicester Galleries, February 1958 (34).
The artist has recalled (letter of 19 April 1958) that he did this drawing some time during the summer of 1955.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II