Joseph Edward SouthallBelgium Supported by Hope 1918

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Artist
Joseph Edward Southall (1861‑1944)
Title
Belgium Supported by Hope
Date 1918
MediumTempera on canvas
Dimensionssupport: 318 x 410 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1983
Reference
T03699
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T03699 Belgium Supported by Hope 1918

Tempera on canvas 12 1/2 × 16 1/4 (318 × 410)
Inscribed ‘EJS 1918’ b.r. and ‘COLOUR BEGUN VIII 1918’ on canvas turnover and ‘Marian E. Longford/Christmas 1918/HGL [in monogram] With Love’ on reverse
Purchased from Fine Art Society (Grant-in-Aid) 1983
Prov: Marian E. Longford 1918;...; Fine Art Society
Lit: George Breeze, Joseph Southall 1861–1944, Artist-Craftsman, exhibition catalogue, City Museum and Art Gallery, Birmingham, 1980

A cartoon for ‘Belgium Supported by Hope’ (whereabouts unknown) was exhibited at the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists, 1919 (342); Alpine Club Gallery, 1922 (55), Manchester City Art Gallery, 1922 (4), RBSA, 1933 (103) and Dudley Art Gallery, 1934 (75)… (read more)

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