Sketch for Iris japonica (Ledger’s Variety) for Gardener’s Choice
Framed (ref: 8794)
Signed with studio stamp. Pen and ink over pencil. 11¼ x 8 in. (28.6 x 20.3 cm)
Provenance: Roger Folley; Alasdair Dunbar; Hammer Mill Oast Collection
Literature: Gardeners’ Choice, by Evelyn Dunbar and Charles Mahoney, with a previously unpublished preface by Edward Bawden and with a new afterword by Christopher Campbell-Howes, Persephone Books, London 2015. The final version of this sketch appears (reversed) on page 113 of Gardeners’ Choice.
We are grateful to Christopher Campbell-Howes for assistance.