Lot 377: ELEANOR FORTESCUE-BRICKDALE, R.W.S. 1871-1945
November 25, 2004
London, United Kingdom
signed on a scroll l.r.: EFB and inscribed verso: The Rose/A Rose, as fair as ever saw the north,/Grew in a little garden all alone;/By William Browne of Tavistock
watercolour over pencil heightened with bodycolour
Dimensions: 36 1/2 by 26 1/2 cm., 14 1/4 by 10 1/2 in.
Exhibited: London, Leicester Galleries, 1915, no.68
Literature: The Book of Old English Songs and Ballads, Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1915, repr. opp. pg.128