T00583 EVE 1928
Inscr. ‘E G’ t.l. on back of base.
Bath stone, 29×6×6 (64×15×15), including base 5 1/8 (13) high.
Bequeathed by Hugh W. Rawlinson 1963.
Coll: Purchased by Hugh W. Rawlinson at the Goupil Gallery 1928.
Exh: Goupil Gallery, March 1928 (8).
Repr: Thorp, 1929, pl.25; Artwork, No.13, 1928, p.60.
The companion figure of Adam (repr. Thorp, loc. cit.) was purchased by Sir Hugh Walpole and was probably exhibited in The Art Collection of the late Sir Hugh Walpole, Leicester Galleries, April–May 1945 (144), as ‘Man Standing’; it passed to the Collection of Mr and Mrs S. Samuels in Liverpool.
T00583 had been on loan to the Tate Gallery since 1960.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I