Philip Wilson Steer

Stroud: An Upland Landscape

1902

Artist
Philip Wilson Steer 1860–1942
Medium
Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions
Support: 514 x 692 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Bequeathed by H.B. Harris 1929
Reference
N04463

Not on display

Catalogue entry

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).

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

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