Charles Henry Malcolm Kerr The Visitor exhibited 1905

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Artist
Title
The Visitor
Date Exhibited 1905
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 762 x 321 mm
frame: 981 x 540 x 124 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist's widow 1936
Reference
N04848
On display at Tate Britain

Catalogue entry

N04848 THE VISITOR c. 1905
 
Inscr. ‘C. Kerr’ b.l.
Canvas, 30×12 5/8 (76×32).
Presented by the artist's widow 1936.
Exh: R.A., 1905 (408), as ‘Mrs Charles Kerr’.

The sitter was Mrs Gertrude Lizzie Kerr, the artist's wife. When she died in 1941 she left the sum of £2,000 to the Tate Gallery, the interest to be used for the purchase of oil paintings of merit by British artists.

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

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