Catalogue entry

N06185 THE WHITE YACHT 1912

Inscr. ‘P W Steer 1912’ b.l.
Canvas, 24×36 1/4 (61×92).
Bequeathed by George E. Healing 1953.
Coll: Purchased from the artist by George Healing at the N.E.A.C. 1912.
Exh: N.E.A.C., winter 1912 (150), as ‘The white yacht’; N.E.A.C., Retrospective Exhibition, January–February 1925 (129); Tate Gallery, April–July 1929 (160); National Gallery, June–August 1943 (56).
Lit: MacColl, 1945, pp.91, 214.

A scene at Porchester in Hampshire, where Steer spent the summer of 1912.

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