THOMAS BUFORD METEYARD
American, 1865–1928

First Zeppelin Raid, London (1915)

Signed T.B. Meteyard
Watercolor on paper
11 x 15 inches (28 x 38 cm)
Framed: 17½ x 23 inches (44.5 x 58.3 cm)

Though he was fifty years old at the outbreak of the Great War, Meteyard, who by then was a British citizen, wanted to serve and enlisted for the duration in the 3rd Battalion, City of London Volunteers, as a musketry instructor

Provenance
Estate of the Artist, no. 236

Exhibited
Boston, Massachusetts, The Boston Athenæum, Thomas Buford Meteyard (1865-1928): Travels through Impressionism, 2017, p. 25, no. 69

$6,500