Thomas Hennell Slipway, Reykjavik Harbour. August 12, 1943 1943

Artwork details

Artist
Thomas Hennell 1903–1945
Title
Slipway, Reykjavik Harbour. August 12, 1943
Date 1943
Medium Watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 479 x 635 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee 1946
Reference
N05702
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05702 SLIPWAY, REYKJAVIK HARBOUR. AUGUST 12, 1943 1943
 
Inscr. ‘T. Hennell’ b.r.
Watercolour, 18 7/8×25 (48×63·5).
Presented by the War Artists' Advisory Committee 1946.
Exh: National War Pictures, National Gallery, 1945, and R.A., October–November 1945 (560).

Painted while Hennell was in Iceland as an Official War Artist.

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

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