Item Lot Number: 769
Archibald Thorburn (1860-1935)
Two Blue Tits on a tree branch
Signed and dated 1923, watercolour and gouache heightened with white on tinted paper, 26.5cm by 18cm
Provenance: Richard Haworth, Preston Road, Blackburn, August 1938
Born near Edinburgh, the fifth son of the miniaturist Robert Thorburn ARA. He exhibited at the Royal Academy throughout the late 1800s and at Baird Carter, Jermyn Street.
In an excellent state of preservation with a good depth of colour throughout, contained within its original gold leaf wooden mount and outer gilt plaster and wooden frame, under glass (010212)