- Frances Hodgkins 1869–1947
- Gouache on paper
- Support: 381 x 571 mm
- Purchased 1943
N05406 BROKEN TRACTOR 1942
Inscr. on mount ‘Broken Tractor 1942 No.6’ b.l.
Gouache, 15×22 1/2 (38×57).
Purchased from the Lefevre Gallery (Knapping Fund) 1943.
Exh: Lefevre Gallery, March–April 1943 (15).
Repr: Exh. cat., Tate Gallery Continental Exhibition, Paris, 1946, No.29; Sir John Rothenstein, British Art since 1900, 1962, pl.11.
In 1942 the artist was living at Corfe Castle where this was probably painted.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I