Sir George Pirie

Mother Duck

exhibited 1932

Artist
Sir George Pirie 1863–1946
Medium
Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions
Support: 457 x 610 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1940
Reference
N05106

Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05106 MOTHER DUCK c. 1932

Inscr. ‘Geo Pirie’ b.l.
Canvas, 18×24 (45·5×61).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1940.
Exh: Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts, 1932 (225); United Artists, R.A., January–March 1940 (756).

One of a large number of paintings of ducks by this artist.

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

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