Alfred Glendening Haymaking 1898

Artwork details

Artist
Alfred Glendening 1861–1907
Title
Haymaking
Date 1898
Medium Watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 597 x 914 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1898
Reference
N01718
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N01718 HAYMAKING 1898
 
Inscr. ‘AG [in monogram] 1898’ b.r.
Watercolour, 23 1/2×36 (60×91).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1898.
Exh: R.A., 1898 (1096).
Lit: E. T. Cook, A Popular Handbook to the Tate Gallery, 1898, p.271.

The mowers are holding their scythes the wrong way round.

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

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