Sir Stanley Spencer

William McBrearty, Sawyer

1943–4

Artist
Sir Stanley Spencer 1891–1959
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 489 x 394 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee 1946
Reference
N05733

Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05733 WILLIAM McBREARTY, SAWYER 1943–4

Inscr. ‘William McBrearty Sawyer.’ b.r.
Pencil (sight), 19 1/4×15 1/2 (49×39·5).
Presented by the War Artists' Advisory Committee 1946.
Exh: Temple Newsam, Leeds, July–September 1947 (86).

This is another of the studies of shipyard employees made in 1943–4 during the artist's stay at Port Glasgow (see N05732).

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

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