Sir Henry Rushbury
A Ship in Dock c.1925–6

Artwork details

Sir Henry Rushbury 1889–1968
A Ship in Dock
Date c.1925–6
Medium Crayon and watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 295 x 438 mm
Acquisition Bequeathed by J.R. Holliday 1927
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Catalogue entry

N04334 A SHIP IN DOCK c. 1925–6

Inscr. ‘Henry Rushbury—’ b.r. and ‘A 23 16 3/4×10 1/2’ below mount, b.r.
Black crayon and watercolour, 11 5/8×17 1/4 (29·5×44).
Bequeathed by J. R. Holliday 1927.
Coll: As for N04333.

The artist has recalled that this was painted on a visit to Grimsby in either 1925 or 1926.

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

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