frame: 812 x 532 x 85 mm
N01567 HIS FIRST OFFENCE 1896
Inscr. ‘Dorothy Stanley 1896’ b.r.
Canvas, 24 3/4×13 1/2 (63×34).
Presented by Sir Henry Tate 1897.
Exh: New Gallery, 1896 (11).
Repr: Sir Edward J. Poynter, The National Gallery, III, 1900, p.267.
One of the artist's characteristic studies of a small boy brought up before a magistrate.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II