London, South Kensington
7 July 2016
Stanhope Alexander Forbes, R.A. (1857-1947)
The farmer's wife
signed 'Stanhope A. Forbes' (lower left)
oil on canvas
18 ¼ x 14 ¼ in. (46.3 x 36 cm.)
Given to Major C.G. Evans by Mrs Maud Forbes, from the studio of Stanhope A. Forbes, R.A. in about 1950, and by descent to the present owner.
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Penzance, Penlee Museum & Art Gallery, December 1987-August 1993, on loan.
Penzance, Penlee Museum & Art Gallery, Focus on Forbes: A Celebration of Stanhope Forbes' 150th Birthday, June-September 2007.
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