Ivory Coast masks from the Natural History Museum 1950's (S|R 58)
Mounted (ref: 2795)
Inscribed in pencil Pen and ink with watercolour, 8 3/8 x 11 3/16 in. (21.3 x 28.5 cm.)
Tags: Raymond Sheppard still lives Surrealists
Christine Sheppard, the artist's daughter.
Litterature: Raymond Sheppard, Master Illustrator, Liss Fine Art, November 2010, p. 17
Sheppard frequently made drawings in the Natural History museum noting that one is able to concentrate when working on a piece of still life....
(Raymond Sheppard, More Birds to Draw, The Studio 1956, p. 34)