Hands Cracking Walnuts

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Hands Cracking Walnuts

Hands Cracking Walnuts (aka Nutcrackers), c.1953
Pen and ink, 10 cm x 12.5 cm

A design produced for Ernest Cooper's London Health Centre Ltd and one of the '7 designs for tailpieces in a catalogue' exhibited at Worthing in 1972. It is not known in exactly what catalogue this drawing was used.
PROVENANCE: Ernest Cooper> Sotheby's 3 Mar. 1999 (lot 120, with 12 other drawings, £10,925) > Abbott & Holder
EXHIBITION HISTORY: Worthing 1972 (as Nutcrackers), Abbott & Holder 1999 (where dated c.1945)

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