N03313 DIRLETON CHURCH, EAST LOTHIAN (?) 1912
Inscr. ‘R. Noble’ b.r.
Canvas, 12×23 3/4 (30·5×60·5).
Presented by a body of subscribers through the National Art-Collections Fund 1918.
Coll: Sold by the artist's trustees, Christie's, 7 December 1917 (139, with ‘In the Den, East Linton’), bt. N.A.C.F.
Lit: N.A.C.F. Report 1918, 1919, p.32, where said to be inscribed ‘R. Noble, 1912’.
The date 1912 previously noted on the painting can no longer be seen and may well have been read in error.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II