T03446 THE WASH 1882–3
Oil on canvas 37 × 28 15/16 (940 × 735)
Inscribed ‘J. Guthrie |-83-’ b.l.
Purchased (Grant-in-Aid) 1982
Prov: The artist's cousin Frederick (later Sir Frederick) Gardiner, Glasgow; on his death in 1937 given by his widow either to his sister Eliza Jane Troup or to the latter's son William Annandale Troup; bequeathed by the latter in 1966 to his own son Judge A. Troup, from whom bt by the Tate Gallery through the Fine Art Society Ltd
Exh: Guthrie and the Scottish Realists, Fine Art Society Ltd, Glasgow, November–December 1981, London, December 1981–January 1982 (9, repr.)
Lit: Sir James Caw, Sir James Guthrie, 1932, pp.18, 213; Roger Billcliffe, The Glasgow Boys, 1985, pp.56–7, pl…