Paul Maitland
A Yacht off Sheerness c.1896

Artwork details

Paul Maitland 1863–1909
A Yacht off Sheerness
Date c.1896
Medium Oil paint on wood
Dimensions Support: 235 x 137 mm
Acquisition Presented anonymously in memory of Sir Terence Rattigan 1983
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T03637 A Yacht off Sheerness c. 1896

Oil on panel 9 1/4 × 5 3/8 (236 × 136)
Inscribed ‘P M’ b.l.
Presented anonymously in memory of Terence Rattigan 1983
Prov: The artist's family; ...; Leicester Galleries; the donor 1966
Exh: Clifford Hall, Recent Drawings. Felix Kelly, Paintings of America, Spain, Italy and New Zealand. Bateson Mason, Recent Paintings: Paul Maitland, An Exhibition of Little Paintings, Leicester Galleries, December 1952 (14); Paul Maitland, Leicester Galleries, November 1962 (51)

Sheerness is situated at the furthest north-western tip of the Isle of Sheppey, Kent, where the river Medway runs into the Thames estuary. See the entry on T03624 for information on Maitland in Kent.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1982-84: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1986

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