Eric Kennington 1888-1960
The Great Escape: Squadron Leader Ian Pembroke Cross DFC 1942
Pastel 22 1/2 x 17 inches (57 x 43 cm)
Signed 'EHK' and dated b.l.
Purchased by the sitter's brother, Air Chief Marshal Sir Kenneth 'Bing' Cross; by descent.
Air Chief Marshal Sir Kenneth 'Bing' Cross, Straight and Level, London 1993, repr. between pp.190-1.