Sir George Pirie Mother Duck exhibited 1932

Artwork details

Artist
Sir George Pirie 1863–1946
Title
Mother Duck
Date Exhibited 1932
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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