Petite fille en rouge, 1952, oil on canvas, 48x32cm

Signed and dated 52 lower left. Provenance: Purchased from Claude Robert, Paris by Roxanne Rosoman in 1972; Leonard and Roxanne Rosoman Estate. Leonard Rosoman was a British artist born in 1913. He is particularly well-known for his murals, completing commissions most notably for the 1951 Festival of Britain at the Southbank Centre, the Royal Museum of Scotland, the Royal Academy, and the ceiling of Lambeth Palace Chapel. Over his career Rosoman also taught at a number of noteworthy art schools, including Camberwell College of Art, Edinburgh College of Art, the Chelsea School of Art and the Royal College of Art. In 1957 Leonard Rosoman taught at the Royal College of Art where David Hockney was his student. This painting is in original frame, size 72×56.5cm.