WOOD William Thomas V.P.R.W.S. (1877-1958)
‘Sunset, Beles Ridge and Struma from Balloon 4000 ft up’ The Struma River, Balkan Front, from an Observation Balloon. Watercolour. 1917. Signed. Inscribed on the mount. The original exhibition details on mount. Exh: No.38, ‘The Salonika Front’, Leicester Galleries, June-July 1918. Lit and ill: pp.76-77, ‘The Salonika Front’ A.J.Mann, A&C Black Publishers, 1920. ‘The present work is directly comparable to the right hand section of the second picture on pp76-77 (‘Junction of the Butko & Struma Valleys’ (IWM cat. No. Art.I WM ART 882. Not checked by A and H) Wood was in the RFC and an Official War Artist. 6x9 inches.