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Commissioned by the Empire Marketing Board, London, 1929.
Purchased from the above by Sir Edward Beddington-Behrens, circa 1932.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby’s, London, 6 April 1960, lot 98.
Lord Montagu of Beaulieu.
The National Motor Museum Trust; Sotheby’s, London, 23 June 1999, lot 41, where purchased by the present owner.
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D. Robinson, Stanley Spencer, Oxford, 1990, p. 92, the series referenced.
K. Pople, Stanley Spencer, A Biography, London, 1991, pp. 272, 411, the series referenced.
K. Bell, Stanley Spencer, A Complete Catalogue of Paintings, London, 1992, pp. 74-75, 418, no. 128e, illustrated.
A. Causey, Stanley Spencer Art as a Mirror of Himself, Farnham, 2014, pp. 110, 111, 187, illustrated.
London, Tate Gallery, on loan, 1939-1945.
Cookham, Stanley Spencer Gallery, 1967, no. 14.
London, Royal Academy, Stanley Spencer, R.A., September - December 1980, no. 128, pp. 117-118, illustrated.
Beaulieu, National Motor Museum, on long term loan, 1970-1999.
London, Tate Gallery, various loans, 2000-2010.
London, Tate Gallery, Stanley Spencer, March - June 2001, no. 41: this exhibition travelled to Ontario Art Gallery, September - December 2001; and Belfast, Ulster Museum, January - April 2002, pp. 130-131, illustrated.
Kendal, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Stanley Spencer: Love, Desire, Faith, June - October 2002, no. 13, pp. 34-35, illustrated.
London, Royal Academy of Arts, Pre-Raphaelite and Other Masters: The Andrew Lloyd Webber Collection, September - December 2003, no. 279, p. 286, illustrated.
Cookham, Stanley Spencer Gallery, Stanley Spencer: Profit of Love and Work, March - November 2008, no. 7, p. 6.
Rotterdam, Kunsthal, Stanley Spencer Between Heaven and Earth, September 2011 - January 2012, exhibition not numbered, pp. 134-135, illustrated.
Manchester, City Art Gallery, Everything’s Inevitable: Works from the collection of Manchester Art Gallery selected by Des Hughes, March 2012 - March 2013, exhibition not numbered.
Cookham, Stanley Spencer Gallery, Perspectives on Love, March - November 2013, no. 10, pp. 20-21, illustrated.
Cookham, Stanley Spencer Gallery, Paradise Regained: Spencer in the Aftermath of the First World War, April - November 2014, pp. 18, 19, illustrated.
Cookham, Stanley Spencer Gallery, Creative Genius of Stanley Spencer, Celebrated Northern Collections Come to Spencer's Cookham, April 2015 - March 2016, no. 29, pp. 46-47, illustrated.
Cookham, Stanley Spencer Gallery, on long term loan.
The Garage has been requested for loan to the following exhibitions:
Wakefield, Hepworth Wakefield, Stanley Spencer: Of Angels and Dirt, 25 June - 5 October 2016.
Hastings, Jerwood Gallery, In Focus Stanley Spencer - A Panorama of Life, 15 October - 8 January 2017.