T00584 EAST COAST WINDOW c. 1959
Canvas, 28×36 (71×91·5).
Chantrey Purchase from the Beaux Arts Gallery 1963.
Coll: Purchased by the Beaux Arts Gallery from the London Group exhibition 1959.
Exh: London Group, 1959 (97); R.A., 1963 (86).
The artist wrote (4 September 1963) that the picture was not exactly painted from the window of Crag House, her then home at Aldeburgh, Suffolk, but that ‘my studio is right on the sea, and I sort of half paint what I see and half make it up’.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II