N04230 THE SEARCHLIGHT TATTOO, WEMBLEY 1925
Canvas, 30×50 (76·5×127).
Presented by the Department of Overseas Trade 1927.
Exh: R.A., 1926 (134), as ‘The Tattoo’; R.A., Late Members, winter 1928 (510), as painted in 1925.
The tattoo was held during the Empire Exhibition at Wembley 1924–5.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II