A Malagasy family signed 'E. Ralambo' (lower right) watercolour on silk 83 x 121cm (32 11/16 x 47 5/8in).
PROVENANCE: Believed to have been a gift to Dr George Henry Peake from the artist Thence by descent
George Henry Peake served as a medical missionary in the late 19th and early 20th century in Fiamantara, Madagascar. He was the great grandson of the missionary Robert Moffat, who was also David Livingtsone's father-in-law.