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