Harrington Mann The Fairy Tale 1902

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Artwork details

Artist
Harrington Mann 1864–1937
Title
The Fairy Tale
Date 1902
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 1022 x 1416 mm
frame: 1362 x 1747 x 80 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Francis Howard and the artist's executors 1937
Reference
N04887
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04887 THE FAIRY TALE 1902

Inscr. ‘Harrington Mann 1902’ b.r.
Canvas, 40 1/4×55 3/4 (102×141·5).
Presented by Francis Howard and the artist's executors 1937.
Exh: R.A., 1906 (33); Leicester Galleries, April–May 1908 (18); Chosen Pictures, Grafton Galleries, April–May 1909 (56).
Repr: Percy Bate (ed.), Modern Scottish Portrait Painters, 1910, n.p.

A painting of the artist's first wife and two of his three daughters, one of whom, Cathleen (1896–1959), became a painter and married the Marquess of Queensbury.

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

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