T01881 RIVER SCENE, WITH WATERMILL, FIGURES AND COWS
Oil on canvas, 39 1/4×49 1/8 (98.4×124.8)
Bequeathed by Alan Evans to the National Gallery and transferred to the Tate Gallery 1974
Coll: ...;(?) Bohn, 1885; ...; Dr Dyce Brown (deceased), sold Christie's 3 April 1911 (86), bt. Pawsey & Payne; ...; Mrs E. C. West, Christie's 7 July 1916 (as ‘Nasmyth, A water mill with Angler’, one of three in lot 46, ‘from the Bohn Collection, 1885’), bought in; ...; Alan Evans
This is probably a late work, painted when Barret was well established in England. It does not appear to have been exhibited. The location has not been identified, and is probably fanciful.
The Tate Gallery 1974-6: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1978