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Muirhead Bone (1876-1953):
Study of a wounded Tommy
Unmounted (ref: 8342)
Signed,black and red chalk
12 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (32.3 x 19.1 cm)
Provenance: The Artist's Family
Muirhead Bone was appointed as one of Britain’s first official war artist in May 1916. His small black and white drawings were widely reproduced in war-time government-funded publications.This wounded British Tommy is shown with a bandage around his head with a headwarmer on top of bandage.