We are grateful to Dr Samuel Shaw for his development of this In Focus publication, and to Dr William Rough for his valuable contribution to the research on the painting.

This In Focus was sponsored by Christie’s, who have generously provided funding for collection research at Tate. For further information and to read other publications from the programme, visit the project page.

Authors
Dr Samuel Shaw, Yale Center for British Art
Dr William Rough, University of St Andrews

Series editor: Jennifer Mundy, Head of Collection Research, Tate
Project editor: Celia White, Collection Research Editor, Tate
Digital editor: Susannah Worth, Digital Editor (Research), Tate

ISBN 978-1-84976-421-6