N04618 CHARLES AITKEN c. 1932
Inscr. ‘Stephen Bone’ b.l.
Canvas, 24×20 (61×51).
Presented by Sir Robert and Lady Witt through the National Art-Collections Fund 1932.
Exh: Lefevre Gallery, March 1932 (6).
Charles Aitken (1869–1936) was the third Keeper of the Tate Gallery from 1911, and the first Director 1917–30.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I