First World War Soldier
Framed (ref: 7876)
Charcoal on light brown paper
30 1/4 x 22 in. (76.8 x 55.9 cm)
Tags: Rudolph Sauter charcoal Portrait men war Master Drawings No Mans Land Commemorating World War I
Sauter was interned at Alexandra Palace as an ‘enemy aliens’ during WW1.
A number of Rudolph Sauter’s drawings are in the collection of the Imperial War Museum.
During World War II, Rudolf Sauter was an Army Welfare Officer under South Eastern Command. Although he was never an official war artist the events he witnessed informed his work.