16.6cm x 25.2cm
Provenance: From the Artist's Studio Collection IMAGE
Coverley Price was a painter in oil and watercolour and was also a writer. He was born in Winchester on 31st January 1901 and educated at Harrow and Pembroke
College, Cambridge. He obtained his Master of Arts
degree from Oxford
University and was a
member of the Diplomatic Service from 1925 to 1946.
He published An Artist Among Mountains, illustrated books
for children and showed widely abroad as well as exhibiting at the Royal Academy,
the Royal Institute, the Royal Pastel Society and the Royal Society of British
Artists, in the provinces and held several one-man shows at home and
abroad. He lived at Cirencester in
Gloucestershire. He also lived in Holland
for a while.