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