N05424 FIRESIDE SCENE
Watercolour and gouache, 15 1/2×11 1/4 (39·5×28·5).
Presented by Mrs F. Samuel, Mrs E. Bishop and Michel H. Salaman through the Contemporary Art Society 1941.
Coll: As for N05418.
Catherine Earnshaw is talking to Nelly, 1/2who is seated by the fire with the baby Hareton in her arms.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I
The artist’s extraordinary watercolours, based on Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights, reflected her frustration in her married life