N05109 MRS BEASLEY 1936–7
Canvas, 21×17 (53×43).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1940.
Exh: R.A., 1937 (479), as ‘Mrs Beesley’; United Artists, R.A., January–March 1940 (1232).
The sitter was Rhoda Beasley, a model, and the portrait was painted during the winter of 1936–7.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I