- Lord Methuen 1886–1974
- Graphite, ink and watercolour on paper
- Support: 324 x 483 mm
- Presented by the artist 1940
Not on display
N05169 THE TATE GALLERY FROM THE SURREY SIDE 1940
Inscr. ‘Tate Gallery Millbank. 26 June 1940’ b.l. and ‘Methuen’ b.r.
Pencil, pen and watercolour, 12 3/4×19 (32·5×48).
Presented by the artist 1940.
Painted in June 1940 at the suggestion of the Director as a record for the Tate Gallery (see also Schwabe, N05207). In the foreground the emergency war-time bridge is under construction.c
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II