- Sir William Nicholson 1872–1949
- Oil paint on canvas
- Support: 349 x 451 mm
- Purchased 1941
N05267 MUSHROOMS 1940
Inscr. ‘Nicholson 1940’ b.r.
Canvas board, 13 3/4×17 3/4 (35×45).
Purchased from the artist through the Leicester Galleries (Knapping and Clarke Funds) 1941.
Exh: New Year Exhibition, Leicester Galleries, January 1941 (42).
Lit: Browse, 1956, p.113.
Repr: Nichols, 1948, pl.21 (in colour).
One of a series of still lifes of mushrooms, cf. the example of 1927 repr. Browse, 1956, pl.27.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II