Lot 1844: § John Piper (1903-1992) The Temple of Venus at Stowe 13.75 x 19.5in.
December 1, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
§ John Piper (1903-1992)
ink and watercolour
The Temple of Venus at Stowe
label verso with authentication from the artist''s wife
13.75 x 19.5in.
Watercolour gouache and ink on paper which shows some slight undulation and is not laid down, a very slight hint of acid staining on the side margins but no other faults noted, housed in a plain card mount and stained wooden frame, label verso dated 18.11.95 stating I Certify that this unsigned gouache is the work of my husband (later John Piper) signed Myfanwy Piper. Also old Christie's label verso from where this work was purchased.
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