W.E. Gladstone Reading the Lessons in Hawarden Church
Pen and black ink over graphite, on card stock.
4 5/8 x 4 3/16 inches (120 x 107 mm)
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
Captioned "At Hawarden PP" in pencil at head; initialed "AB" by the artist at lower right; inscribed in pen on verso, "The Rgt Hon W.E. Gladstone reading the lessons in Hawarden Church.".
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
Caricature shows W.E. Gladstone reading at a lectern topped with the figure of an eagle and flanked by candles.
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.