N01592 MORNING GLORY 1893–4
Inscr. 'M. R. Corbet 1893–4' b.l.
Canvas, 49×80 (124·5×203).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1894.
Exh: R.A., 1894 (300).
Lit: Sir Edward J. Poynter, The National Gallery, III, 1900, p.42, repr. p.43.
Repr: Royal Academy Pictures, 1894, p.192.
Painted near the Severn Valley, not far from Bridgnorth. The style owes something to the influence of Giovanni Costa.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I