Old Couple Entering Heaven (1939)

Drawing, Pencil on paper, 579mm x 449mm

Volume 1 of the Astor Collection of Drawings
Spencer explained, ‘A woman presenting a man at the entrance to heaven. The woman is sure of his worthiness & the man is not resisting. I have wanted most of these drawings to be on this awareness of heaven or entering heaven…& for them all to belong to the Last Day theme.’

Lent by a private collector