Sir Matthew Smith
WHITE TULIPS AND PEARS
Arthur Tooth & Sons, London, where acquired by Vivien Leigh, 29th December 1947
London, Arthur Tooth & Sons, An Exhibition of Paintings by Matthew Smith of the Years 1938-1940, 22nd October - 15th November 1947, cat. no. 21;
London, Royal Academy of Arts, A Memorial Exhibition of Works by Sir Matthew Smith C.B.E., 1960, cat. no. 199.
Notley Abbey Inventory, April 1948, p. 6, Lounge, ‘A modern Oil Painting "Bowl of Flowers and Fruit" 18" by 21½", framed and glazed’, (The Vivien Leigh Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, THM/433/6/1);
John Russell and Francis Halliday, Matthew Smith, London, 1962, illustrated pl. 46;
John Gledhill, Matthew Smith Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings, Farnham, 2009, cat. no. 519, illustrated p. 203.