Empty Cot and Bed 1934
Framed (ref: 2083)
Inscribed AUSTIN, lower centre, and Empty Cot and Bed April 9 1934
Charcoal, 15 1/4 x 20 5/8 in. (38.5 x 52.5 cm.)
Tags: Robert Austin British School of Rome Highlights of 20/21 Art Fair still lives
In a polish mahogany frame wedge shaped frame
Exhibited: The Fine Art Society, Robert Austin prints and drawings, 2000
Figures resting or sleeping are amongst the subjects that Austin drew consistently. In the domestic family routine which formed the backdrop to his work Austin found an endless source of inspiration. Drapery was a subject that he was particularly drawn to.