frame: 593 x 594 x 55 mm
N04477 THE DELUGE c. 1929
Tempera on mahogany, 18 1/2×18 1/4 (47×46).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1929.
Exh: R.A., 1929 (675).
Painted in egg tempera and finished with a special lacquer varnish which the artist was experimenting with about that time. (Information from the artist, 1956.)
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I