- Alfred Wallis 1855–1942
- Oil paint on board on wood
- Support: 438 x 559 mm
frame: 528 x 646 x 46 mm
- Presented by H.S. Ede 1959
T00291 THE BLUE SHIP (?) c. 1934
Ship's oil paint on cardboard mounted on plywood, 17 1/4×22 (44×55·5).
Presented by H. S. Ede 1959.
Coll: Purchased by H. S. Ede from the artist c. 1934.
The artist used to post Ede bundles of his work, and he now finds it very difficult to be precise about the acquisition date of any one painting.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II