Sir Matthew Smith Peonies exhibited 1928

Artwork details

Artist
Sir Matthew Smith 1879–1959
Title
Peonies
Date Exhibited 1928
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 762 x 635 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1928
Reference
N04410
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04410 PEONIES c. 1928

Not inscribed.
Canvas, 30×25 (76×63·5).
Purchased from Godfrey L. Phillips (Clarke Fund) 1928.
Coll: Either sold by Godfrey Phillips on behalf of the artist, or bought by him direct and resold.
Exh: Godfrey Phillips Gallery, June 1928 (no catalogue); Tate Gallery, September–October 1953 (39), and Arts Council tour, November 1953–February 1954 (24).
Repr: John Rothenstein, The Tate Gallery, 1962, p.257.

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

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