FINE ART DEALERS AND VALUERS
Lines from Nature and Memory23rd November 2011 - 6th January 2012
A selection of Twentieth Century British and Irish Artists' Works on Paper
22. HENRY TONKS (1862-1937)
The Sword Bearer (Mr. Asquith and Sir Edward Grey)
Watercolour over pen and ink
9½ x 14 in (24 x 35.9 cm)
Inscribed 'I say Grey, will you carry the Sword a bit! The answer is in the negative, we think it might create a bad effect on the Neutrals, Nov 1916'