British artist (active from 1884 to 1904)
In Spanish Calle, Seville
Pastel on paper, signed and located at the bottom left.
48cm x 25cm
Original gilded wood frame
74cm x 51cm
Pastel exhibition 1888, London.
Frank Hind exhibited two works at the Grosvenor Gallery's pastel exhibition of 1888.
Ours being the No. 40 of the catalog was hung the largest of the rooms of the Grosvenor gallery, the west room. The other pastel exhibited in 1888 was Early Morning off Venice, cat.55, also in the West Room. In the pastel exhibition at the Grosvenor Gallery in 1889, he exhibited nine works.
We thank Dr Freya Spoor of the University of Edinburgh,
to have kindly confirmed the authenticity and history of this work.