The Waddleton Chronology book of the month - June  2011



When Gerard Hoffnung was 24 years old he painted these pictures illustrating Ravel’s Opera L’Enfant et les Sortilèges. When Hoffnung showed them to Colette she agreed to write a new short text to accompany them.


Here are 12 of the 14 illustrations, for more details go to 1964-56.