Sir William Gillies Summer Stream 1954

Artwork details

Artist
Sir William Gillies 1898–1973
Title
Summer Stream
Date 1954
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 470 x 571 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1955
Reference
T00007
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00007 SUMMER STREAM 1954
 
Inscr. ‘W. Gillies’ b.r.
Canvas, 18 1/2×22 1/2 (47×57).
Purchased from the artist (Kerr Fund) 1955.
Exh: Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, August–September 1954 (32).

Painted in the summer of 1954, a mile below Stow on the Edinburgh-Galashields road (letter from the artist, 29 May 1955).

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

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