- Roland Vivian Pitchforth 1895–1982
- Watercolour on paper
- Support: 571 x 787 mm
- Presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee 1946
N05721 GIBRALTAR HARBOUR WITH ESCORT GROUPS GOING TO SEA 1944
Inscr. ‘Pitchforth 44’ b.l.
Watercolour, 22 1/2×31 (57×79).
Presented by the War Artists' Advisory Committee 1946.
Exh: National War Pictures, R.A., October–November 1945 (557).
One of a number of watercolours painted at Gibraltar showing escorts under various weather conditions (letter from the artist, 25 November 1955).
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II