Preliminary study for Gladiolus tristis
Framed (ref: 9003)
Pencil, pen and ink
Provenance: Roger Folley; Alasdair Dunbar; Hammer Mill Oast Collection
Literature: Gardeners’ Choice, by Evelyn Dunbar and Charles Mahoney, with a previously unpublished preface by Edward Bawden and with a new afterword by Christopher Campbell-Howes, Persephone Books, London 2015. In its final form Gladiolus Tristis appeared on page 103 of Gardeners’ Choice.
We are grateful to Christopher Campbell-Howes for assistance.