N03673 SUMMER c. 1922
Inscr. ‘Connard’ b.r.
Canvas, 28×36 (71×91·5).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1922.
Exh: R.A., 1922 (18).
Repr: Royal Academy Illustrated, 1922, p.46.
The artist's daughter, Miss Jane Connard, suggested that the landscape was based on the Stour at Dedham and that the figures were imagined (letter of 7 April 1959).
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I