It will perhaps be convenient and appropriate for me to postpone taking up the thread of my considerations on scale till next week, and to endeavour to concentrate in a page some of the reflections suggested by the short life of one of our greatest modern painters, the unfolding of whose genius it has been my privilege to watch from a position of exceptional advantage.
© Estate of Walter R. Sickert
How to cite
Walter Richard Sickert, ‘A Perfect Modern’, in The New Age, 9 April 1914, p.718, in Helena Bonett, Ysanne Holt, Jennifer Mundy (eds.), The Camden Town Group in Context, Tate Research Publication, May 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/camden-town-group/walter-richard-sickert-a-perfect-modern-r1104294, accessed 22 January 2021.