Edward Le Bas
Interior 1951

Artwork details

Edward Le Bas 1904–1966
Date 1951
Medium Oil paint on board
Dimensions Support: 933 x 1670 mm
frame: 1168 x 1899 x 103 mm
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1951
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N06010 INTERIOR 1951
Inscr. ‘E les Bas’ t.r. and on reverse ‘E le Bas No.3 Interior’.
Oil on hardboard, 36 3/4×65 3/4 (93·5×167).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1951.
Exh: R.A., 1951 (94).
Repr: Royal Academy Illustrated, 1951, p.10; Sir John Rothenstein, British Art since 1900, 1962, pl.59.

Painted in 1951 in the artist's studio, 49 Glebe Place, Chelsea, from drawings using the same model as N05860 (letter from the artist, 27 December 1955).

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

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