The Recorder Player

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 Recorder Player

The Recorder Player (aka The Artist's Son Playing the Flute, Head of a Boy and Portrait of Artists' Son), 1935–6
Oil on canvas, 41 cm x 31 cm

PROVENANCE: Wilfrid Evill (Jan. 1952, £22 10s.) > Miss Honor Frost (1963) > Sotheby's 16 June 2011 (£10,625) > The Ingram Collection of Modern British Art at the Lightbox, Woking
EXHIBITION HISTORY: Morecambe and Heysham 1939, Oxford 1940, Redfern Gallery 1942, Leicester Galleries (3) 1952, Contemporary Art Society 1961, Brighton 1965, Tate Gallery 1965, Woking 2011, Aberystwyth 2016

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