The Recital

Illustration © The Estate of John David Roberts. Reproduced with the permission of the William Roberts Society. Catalogue information based on the catalogue raisonné by David Cleall. For this and full details of the exhibitions cited, see the links below. Any auction prices quoted may not include all fees and taxes, such as VAT and Artist's Resale Right charges.

The Recital

The Recital (aka The Orchestra), c.1944–5
Watercolour and pencil, 15.5 cm x 25.7 cm

PROVENANCE: WR > Mrs Adele Kramer (Sarah Roberts's guitar teacher – no relation; probably given in the 1950s in payment for lessons) > Christie's 9 Mar. 1990 (as The Orchestra and dated c.1968; £4,620)
EXHIBITION HISTORY: Gillian Jason Gallery 1992 (as The Orchestra)

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