Cyprus Tree, study for The Appian Way, circa 1932
Unmounted (ref: 3688)
Ink pencil and watercolour
41 x18 cm.
Tags: Alan Sorrell Realism
Provenance: The Artist's Estate
This is a study for Sorrell's 1932 grisaille The Appian Way, a memory of the ancient road that leads out of Rome, bordered by classical Roman tombs and cypresses - as imagined in moonlight.