Seven Drawings by William Rothenstein

Portraits of Commanders, 'Aircraft Women' and Section Leaders, some named and some not.


Details

Medium:
Rec chalk and pencil
Art Fund grant:
£1,250 ( Total: £2,452)
Acquired in:
1983
Vendor:
Parkin Gallery

1) An Aircraft Woman; 2) Tail Gunner LAC Allen (main illustration); 3) 2nd Lieut E Swales - Africa Star 1944 (attached to RAF); 4) An Aircraft Woman - Aston Down 1940; 5) Wing Commander PA Tipping NZ; 6) Wing Commander P R Brothers DFC ; 7) Section Leader I.M. Bryan.

Provenance

Part of a large collection of studies of airmen and women which he made during WW2.

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