Edwin John ALEXANDER (Edinburgh 1870 - Edinburgh(?) 1926)
Grasses and a Small Heath Butterfly Sold
Watercolour, heightened with gouache, on coarse grey paper washed brown. Signed with the artist’s initials E A at the lower left.349 x 222 mm. (13 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)ENQUIRE
Watercolours by Edwin John Alexander are in the collections of the Courtauld Gallery and Tate in London, and elsewhere.
Private collectionAnonymous sale (‘Victorian Watercolours & Illustrations from a Private Collection’), London, Bonham’s Knightsbridge, 19 November 2008, lot 144Private collection.