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