Pot of Delfts Blue
Framed (ref: 7817)
Signed with monogram and inscribed opus 560
Provenance: The Fine Art Society; The Fortunoff Collection
Armfield recalled that 'Apart from invaluable benefit from guidance and advice from such masters as Henry Payne, Arthur Gaskin and Joseph Southall, I really taught myself, as must any one who hopes to do individual work... I detested the Life Class, and rarely attended it: I refused to learn perspective or anatomy as they bored me, and generally, I could not have been a worse student.'