Mark Gertler The Artist’s Mother 1911

Artwork details

Artist
Mark Gertler 1891–1939
Title
The Artist’s Mother
Date 1911
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 375 x 254 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Rowland Burdon-Muller 1940
Reference
N05121
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05121 THE ARTIST'S MOTHER 1911
 
Inscr. ‘Mark Gertler’ in pencil and ‘Dec: 1911 Mark Gertler’ in ink, both in centre.
Pencil, 14 3/4×10 (37·5×25·5).
Presented by Rowland Burdon-Muller 1940.
Coll: John Quinn, New York, sold American Art Association, New York, 11 February 1927 (389), bought by R. Burdon-Muller, Boston.
Exh: Whitechapel Art Gallery, June–July 1949 (D.3).
Repr: Forbes Watson (foreword by), The John Quinn, 1870–1925, Collection of Paintings, Watercolours, Drawings and Sculpture, Huntingdon, N.Y., 1926, pl.141.

Similar in pose and expression to N05557, dated July of the same year.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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