Sir Stanley Spencer
Terry’s Lane, Cookham c.1932

Artwork details

Sir Stanley Spencer 1891–1959
Terry’s Lane, Cookham
Date c.1932
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 508 x 762 mm
frame: 660 x 910 x 70 mm
Acquisition Purchased 1933
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04678 TERRY'S LANE, COOKHAM c. 1932

Not inscribed.
Canvas, 20×30 (51×76·5).
Purchased from the artist through Arthur Tooth & Sons (Clarke Fund) 1933.
Exh: Temple Newsam, Leeds, July–September 1947 (19), as c. 1930.

The artist wrote (15 August 1951) that this work was painted about 1932. Gilbert Spencer told the compiler (26 October 1961) that Terry's Lane was a regular childhood walk of his brother and himself, its special attraction being that it enabled one to reach the railway bridge.

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

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