Edgar Rowley Smart

Pinewoods under the Snow

1934

Medium
Ink and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 571 x 397 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by Dr Barnett Stross 1944
Reference
N05457

Catalogue entry

N05457 PINEWOODS UNDER SNOW 1934

Inscr. ‘Rowley Smart Hindäs. 1934’ b.l.
Pen and watercolour, 22 1/2×15 5/8 (57·25×39·75).
Presented by Dr Barnett Stross 1944.
Coll: Purchased from the artist on his return from Sweden by Dr Stross 1934.

The artist spent the winter of 1933–4 at the Swedish village of Hindäs, near Gothenburg, one of the chief winter sports centres of the region. Although in poor health he painted some twelve watercolours and two oil paintings during his stay.

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

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