Sir Stanley Spencer

William McBrearty, Sawyer

1943–4

Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 489 x 394 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee 1946
Reference
N05733

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