- Sir Matthew Smith 1879–1959
- Oil paint on canvas
- Support: 806 x 997 mm
- Presented by Sir Matthew and Lady Smith 1943, in memory of A/Sq. Ldr F.M. Smith, killed on active service 1940, and Sq. Ldr C.D. Smith DFC, killed in air combat 1941
N05401 STILL LIFE c. 1936
Canvas, 31 3/4×39 1/4 (85×100).
Presented by Sir Matthew and Lady Smith 1943 in memory of their sons A./Sq. Ldr. F. M. Smith, killed on active service 1940, and Sq. Ldr. C. D. Smith, killed in air combat 1941.
Exh: Tate Gallery, September–October 1953 (59); R.A., October–December 1960 (202).
In the Tate exhibition catalogue, 1953, this painting was dated c. 1936.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II