Sir Walter Russell

Carting Sand

exhibited 1910

Artist
Sir Walter Russell 1867–1949
Medium
Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions
Support: 864 x 1118 mm
frame: 1215 x 1475 x 120 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1940
Reference
N05105

Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05105 CARTING SAND c. 1910

Inscr. ‘W. Russell’ b.r.
Canvas, 34×44 (86·5×112).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1940.
Exh: Goupil Gallery, April 1910 (58); International Society, A Century of Art, Grafton Galleries, June–July 1911 (102); R.S.A., Edinburgh, 1939 (128); United Artists, R.A., January–March 1940 (259).
Repr: Studio, L, 1910, p.176.

The artist's exhibition at the Goupil Gallery in 1910 also included three watercolours and an oil painting entitled ‘The Sand Pit’; a painting called ‘The Sand Carters’ was reproduced in the Studio, LXXXIII, 1922, p.86.

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

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