KENNETH MARTIN (1905-1984)
MARY MARTIN - THE ARTIST'S WIFE, c. 1934
Oil on canvas laid on panel
25 x 30 inches
Provenance: Private collection
Note: This important early portrait of Mary Martin by her husband relates to a drawing held by The National Portrait Gallery. It shows the artist at work on a clay maquette. Kenneth and Mary Martin are widely credited with pioneering the Constructivisit movement in Britain during the 1940s and 50s.