4 June 2004
Paul Maitland (1863-1909)
Cheyne Walk West, Afternoon
signed 'Paul Maitland' (lower left), signed again and inscribed 'Cheyne Walk West - afternoon/By Paul Maitland' (on a label attached to the stretcher)
oil on canvas
12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
Painted circa 1883-4.
His sale; Christie's, London, 17 June 1977, lot 3 (380 gns. to Adams).
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(Probably) London, Leicester Galleries, Paul Maitland, 1962, no. 21.
In the background of the picture scaffolding is visible, which dates the picture to the summer of 1883 or early 1884, as Cooks Ground School began building in March 1883 and the scaffolding stayed up for two years.
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