picture

 RESERVED


 
Rudolph Sauter:
Birds eye view over the wing of an aeroplane

Unmounted (ref: 8562)
Signed with initials, study to reverse
Gouache
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.