T00207 WOMAN WITH PAPER FLOWERS 1944
Inscr. ‘McBryde [sic]’ b.r.
Canvas, 21×27 3/4 (53×70·5); painted over another, originally larger, composition.
Purchased from the Crane Kalman Gallery (Cleve Fund) 1958.
Coll: Feliks Topolski; Crane Gallery, Manchester, 1954.
Exh: Recent Paintings by Ben Nicholson, ... Robert MacBryde and Julian Trevelyan, Lefevre Gallery, February 1946 (39); Abstract, Cubist, Formalist, Sur-Realist, Redfern Gallery, April–May 1954 (388); Summer Exhibition, Redfern Gallery, July–August 1954 (271); Summer Exhibition, Crane Gallery, Manchester, 1957 (no catalogue); French and English Pictures from the Crane Gallery, Liverpool, winter 1957 (no catalogue); on view in Crane Kalman Gallery during 1958.
Repr: Sir John Rothenstein, British Art since 1900, 1962, pl.149.
Painted in October 1944 (letter from the artist, 30 October 1958).
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II