N04899 CHIMNEY-STACKS AND WINDING WAYS, WHITBY 1936
Inscr. ‘Fred Cecil Jones, 1936. Whitby’ b.l.
Pencil and black chalk tinted with watercolour, 19 1/2×16 1/2 (50×42).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1937.
Exh: R.A., 1937 (935).
The drawing shows the artist's drawing-board with this drawing on it and his paint-box in the foreground.
His widow wrote (25 September 1958) that the view is ‘from the top of the steps near a passage through the Kyber Pass (a tunnel through the hill side) with our dog in the foreground’.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I