Waiting for the Verdict & Not Guilty by Abraham Solomon

Two paintings.


Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
101 x 125 cm
Art Fund grant:
£7,500 ( Total: £120,000)
Acquired in:
1983
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Waiting for the Verdict shows the scene outside a provincial courtroom where a young man, perhaps an agricultural labourer, is up for trial. The sequel, painted two years later is Not Guilty.

Provenance

Anon sale, Sotheby's Belgravia, 9 April 1974, lots 104-5

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