- Duncan Grant 1885–1978
- Oil paint on canvas
- Support: 457 x 762 mm
frame: 579 x 868 x 79 mm
- Bequeathed by Frank Hindley Smith 1940
N05075 LANDSCAPE, SUSSEX 1920
Inscr. ‘D. Grant 1920’ b.r.
Canvas, 18×30 (46×76).
Bequeathed by Frank Hindley Smith 1940.
Exh: Independent Gallery, June 1923 (14).
Repr: Fry, 1930, pl.17, as ‘The Pond, Sussex’.
The pond is near the artist's house in Sussex and figures in many of his pictures. A later painting of almost the same view is reproduced in W. G. Constable, Duncan Grant, 1927, pl.14, as ‘The Pond, 1926, Private Collection’, and was probably exhibited at the Leicester Galleries, May– June 1926 (23). Another picture of the same pond shows a woman sitting in the foreground beside a boat, repr. Burlington Magazine, LXII, May–June 1933, p.19, advert.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I