N05110 MRS WILSON 1939
Inscr. ‘Devas’ b.l.
Canvas, 24×20 (60×50).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1940.
Exh: United Artists, R.A., January–March 1940 (1254).
Lit: Allan Gwynne-Jones, Portrait Painters, 1950, p.39, repr. pl.161.
Mrs Wilson, the artist's grandmother, died in January 1940. A small full-length portrait of the same year was in the artist's Memorial exhibition, Agnew, November–December 1959 (30).
N05110 was formerly catalogued as ‘The Artist's Grandmother’.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I