Catalogue entry

Inscr. on back of stretcher ‘Cliff Holden Marstrand Sweden’. 
Oil on board, 28 3/4×22 3/4 (73×57·5). 
Purchased from the Drian Galleries (Grant-in-Aid) 1962. 
Exh: Borough Group, Arcade Gallery, March 1949; Fyra Engelsmän, Gummesons Konstgalleri, Stockholm, March–April 1952 (2); London Group, April–May 1959 (288), and Arts Council tour; Hallands Museum, Halmstad, October 1956 (no catalogue traced); Gummesons Konstgalleri, Stockholm, November–December 1961 (16); Drian Galleries, March 1962 (16).

This picture is from a series of seated figures painted in 1947. There is another nude study on the back.

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