N04463 STROUD: AN UPLAND LANDSCAPE 1902
Inscr. ‘P W Steer’ b.l.
Canvas, 20 1/4×27 1/4 (56·5×69).
Bequeathed by H. B. Harris 1929.
Coll: Purchased from the Carfax Gallery by Henry B. Harris 1913.
Exh: N.E.A.C., November–December 1902 (59), as ‘An Upland Landscape’.
Lit: MacColl, 1945, p.204.
Painted in 1902 during the artist's summer visit to Stroud. A similarly asymmetrical composition of the view across the Severn Valley, seen from the opposite direction to N04463, was in the collection of Sir Augustus Daniel (repr. in colour, Ironside, 1943, p.37).
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II