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Title

Cookham Lock

1935


Artist

Sir Stanley Spencer

England

30 Jun 1891 - 14 Dec 1959


Details


Other Title

The Lock, Cookham


Date

1935


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

50.9 x 61.2 cm stretcher; 66.6 x 76.7 x 3.8 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1935


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6357


Artist information

Sir Stanley Spencer

Works in the collection

5


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1935


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 67], Sydney, May 1937, 14 (colour illus.). as 'The Lock, Cookham'

Patrick Wright, Stanley Spencer, 'Purposeful art in a climate of cultural reaction: Stanley Spencer in the 1920s', pg. 42-73, Millbank, 2001, 60 (colour illus.). fig. 42

Stanley Spencer - a complete catalogue of the paintings, London, 1992, 266 (colour illus.). cat.no. 177

Unknown, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 184 (illus.).

Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, 162 (colour illus.), 165.

Twenty three British painters, Sydney, 1953, 6. cat.no. 15

Adelaide Festival of Arts 1966: special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Sir Stanley Spencer', Adelaide, 1966. cat. no. 6

Unknown and Unknown, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 163. cat.no. 2056