Previously signed and inscribed on a label attached to the reverse (now lost); watercolour heightened with gold, 18¾ × 13 ins
Board was a Bristol painter and muralist who studied at the Royal Academy Schools. He is part of the Neo-Pre-Raphaelite group of painters that included Frank Cadogan Cowper, Edwin Abbey, Henry Payne and others. They were seen as the most promising hope for a revival of decorative art in Britain. Board worked on murals in Bristol Old Council House and The Palace of Westminster amongst others.