Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
Purchased by Commander G.L. Lowis at the 1934 exhibition.
Mr and Mrs John Stanley-Clarke.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 16 March 1977, lot 102.
Dean Walter Hussey, Chichester.
with New Art Centre, London, as 'Landscape with distant church'.
The Sebastian Walker Sale; Sotheby's, London, 20 November 1991, lot 2, where purchased by Brooks Buxton.
His sale; Christie's, London, 9 June 2006, lot 51.
J. Russell, 'Matthew Smith in France', Apollo, Vol. 76, July 1962, pp. 372-376, illustrated.
J. Gledhill, Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings of Matthew Smith, Farnham, 2009, p. 177, no. 432, illustrated.
London, Arthur Tooth & Sons, Matthew Smith: Exhibition of Recent Paintings, May - June 1934, no. 5.
London, Royal Academy, A Memorial Exhibition of Works by Sir Matthew Smith C.B.E., 1879-1959, October - December 1960, no. 207.