Walter Sickert, RA (1860-1942)
The Interior of the New Bedford Theatre
Signed l.r.: Sickert
Black and white chalk
This impressive view of the interior of the New Bedford Theatre in Camden is unusually large in scale. The theatre was of central importance to Sickert's work. particularly in the first decade of the twentieth century and was the subject of some his greatest and most evocative theatrical subjects.