ARTIST: Lucy Kemp-WElch
Pencil sketch for sale Titled " Nightingale" Circa 1900 with studio stamp.
In a good quality hardwood frame and conservation mount .
This work is one of a number that were sold by Messum Gallery and was included in their 1991 Exhibition of her work. It still retains its gallery label and is in perfect condition.
This really is one for the serious collector / enthusiast as the image can be found illustrated on page 11 of the wonderful book 'The life and work of Lucy kemp-Welch' by David Messum. - see 2nd image
As well as a noted horse painter , Lucy Kemp-Welch was a keen naturalist and accompanied her father on nature expeditions in the New forest.
This painting together with a number of other came from the disposal of a Lucy Kemp-Welch collectors estate.
To enquire call on 07519639386