BEAUTIFUL PORTRAIT SIGNED BY GOODCHILD AND THE PHOTOGRAPHER.
Prolific popular British writer George Goodchild (1888 - 1969) also known as Alan Dare, Wallace Q. Reid, and Jesse Templeton, wrote more than 200 novels an over 100 short stories, in all kinds of writing, crime novels, western novels, spy novels, adventure novels, and science fiction.
Australian-born photographer Henry Wyke (1874 - 1964) was also a prolific artist and became known as Britain's oldest working photographer, when he did not retire until he was 88. His more than 50 years work archives, purchased by Peter Thomas, included 42,000 negatives.
The portrait is also stamped by Henry Wyke on the back and included the label of the Literary and Talent agency based in London, Curtis Brown.