Great Trade Route: It was the last remains of the Golden Age, c.1936

Great Trade Route: It was the last remains of the Golden Age, c.1936

Ink on paper
8 x 10 1/2 in.
Signed lower right: Biala
Inscribed in pencil verso upper left: No. 8 / “It was the last remains of the golden age / half page 125
Stamped verso: 1381
#578

Provenance:
Georgette Passedoit Gallery, New York
Shelby Cox, Provincetown (purchased from the above in 1937)

Exhibited:
Paintings and Drawings by Biala, Georgette Passedoit Gallery, New York, NY, February 23-March 13, 1937.
Biala: Vision and Memory, Godwin-Ternbach Museum, Queens College, Queens, NY, September 12-October 27, 2013.

Note:
This work is the original illustration for Ford Madox Ford’s book The Great Trade Route, published in 1937.