Catalogue entry

N05766 FIGURES ON THE BEACH, WALBERSWICK c. 1888–9

Not inscribed.
Canvas, 24×24 (61×61).
Purchased from Humphrey Brooke (Knapping Fund) 1947.
Coll: Steer Sale, Christie's, 16 July 1942 (147), bt. Barbizon House; H. J. Paterson; Nicholson Gallery where purchased by Humphrey Brooke 1943.
Lit: MacColl, 1945, p.190, as painted 1888.

MacColl dates this work 1888, and either it or N05351 may be identical with ‘The Beach, Walberswick’ shown at the London Impressionists exhibition 1889.

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