N03813 RUE DU BOURG, CHARTRES 1917
Inscr. ‘D. Y. Cameron’ b.r.
Canvas, 24×16 (61×41).
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund 1923.
Coll: Robert Jack of Ponclair, Lanark, by 1922.
Exh: R.A., 1917 (608).
Repr: Royal Academy Illustrated, 1917, p.80; N.A.C.F. Report 1923, 1924, p.20.
Probably painted soon after the artist had been sent to France as a War Artist commissioned by the Canadian Government. The name Courtois is inscribed over the shop doorway.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I