7 June 2002
Gilbert Spencer, R.A. (1892-1979)
The artist's garden, Tree Cottage, Upper Basildon
signed 'Gilbert Spencer' (lower right)
oil on canvas
16 x 20 in. (40.7 x 50.8 cm.)
Painted circa 1936
A gift from the artist to the present owner's father.
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The present composition shows the artist's garden at Tree Cottage, Upper Basildon, where the artist and his family moved to in 1936.
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