Artist Alan Sorrell: Vignette with model houses

Artist Alan Sorrell (1904-1974): Vignette with model houses

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Alan Sorrell (1904-1974):
Vignette with model houses
Unmounted (ref: 3728)
Signed and Inscribed l to reverse

Pen & ink
4 5/8 x 5 7/8 in. (11.8 x 14.9 cm)

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Provenance: The Artist's Family

Literature: Sacha Llewellyn & Richard Sorrell (ed), Alan Sorrell; the Life and Works of an English Neo-Romantic Artist, (Bristol: Sansom & Co.) 2013,

Sorrell undertook commercial work throughout his career - it provided a source of income with which he could subsidise his other interests.  With his early art school training at Southend and the Royal College of Art he was quick to develop a strong graphic style which translated very effectively into printed designs.