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