John Piper (1903-1982)

Set Design, Albert Herring
  • signed; inscribed on the reverse Albert Herring – front cloth, sketch (1)
  • pen, ink and wash with gouache
  • 38 by 51 cm.; 15 by 20 in
  • Provenance: Wright Hepburn Gallery, London


John Piper (1903-1982)

Born in Surrey he studied at Richmond School of Art and then at the Royal College of Art. In the 1930s Piper exhibited abstract pictures and constructions, then reverted to creating landscape and architectural images, developing the picturesque style that features in his later work.

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