THE PREVARICATOR 1920/21
Walter Richard Sickert (1860 – 1942)
- 210 x 270 MM
- INK ON PAPER -SQUARE UP FOR ENLARGEMENT
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At the end of the First World War Sickert returned to Dieppe and the years 1919-22 were to be his most productive as a painter. This drawing is inscribed as being in the possession of Stephenson Southport. W H Stephenson was Sickert’s patron who bought a number of paintings and commissioned a series of articles for his own newspaper, the Southport Visitor. Stephenson was the first owner of the painting for which this drawing is a study.