frame: 1265 x 2110 x 52 mm
N04471 PASTORAL 1928
Inscr. ‘J. Bateman 1928’ b.r.
Canvas, 39×72 (99×180).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1929.
Exh: R.A., 1929 (604).
Repr: Studio, XCVI, 1928, p.272; Royal Academy Illustrated, 1929, p.89.
Painted at an old farm in Little Witcombe in the Cotswolds, within cycling distance of Cheltenham, where the artist was then living.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I