Design for a Stage Set, possibly for Alexander Korda's 1927 film, The Private Life of Helen of Troy. Gouache on paper.
Provenance: from a group acquired by the artist Stanley Horace Gardiner directly from Armstrong circa 1930.
These are early works and relate to his prolific period as a set designer and illustrator in the 1920's and 1930's. His work of this date includes the first designs for several films by Alexander Korda, including the 1927 film, The Private Life of Helen of Troy.
Gouache on paper -
15.5cm x 14.5cm -