Alethea GARSTIN (Penzance 1894 - Zennor 1978)
The Moroccan Bride
Black chalk on paper; a page from a sketchbook. A slight sketch of a standing youth drawn in pencil on the verso. 300 x 229 mm. (11 3/4 x 9 in.) [sheet]ENQUIRE
The present sheet is a preparatory study for Alethea Garstin’s painting The Moroccan Bride (see comparative image), which recently appeared at auction.
From one of the artist’s sketchbooks, and thence by descent in the family of the artist.