N05412 THE TREE c. 1938–40
Inscr. ‘T. Hennell’ b.r.
Watercolour, 12 1/2×19 (32×48).
Purchased from the artist (Knapping Fund) 1940.
According to Miss Hennell, the artist's sister, the tree was probably drawn at West Yoke, Ash. Ash village is next to Ridley and Hennell's father was Rector of both parishes. Miss Kendon believes the date to be 1938–40. See N05287.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I