MODERN BRITISH: Bernard Meninsky (1891 - 1950)
Painter of figures and landscape in oils, watercolour and gouache.
Meninsky was born in the Ukraine in 1891 and brought to England six weeks later.
Studied at the Liverpool School of Art 1906, and the Slade School from 1912–13. Official War Artist 1914–18. From 1920 he taught at Westminster School of Art.
Signed.Pencil on paper. Provenance: Artist's studio sale, Sotheby's 2005