Birds eye view over the wing of an aeroplane
Unmounted (ref: 8562)
Signed with initials, study to reverse
15 1/4 x 20 7/8 in. (38.8 x 53 cm)
Provenance: The Artist's Family
Sauter was passionate about flight. Throughout his career he produced a series of watercolours inspired by aerial views with rushing perspectives.
Study to reverse, inscribed with instructions;
During World War II, Rudolf Sauter was an Army Welfare Officer under South Eastern Command. Although he was never an official war artist the events he witnessed informed his work.
We are grateful to Andrew Cormack for assistance.