1922 - 2011
pen, black ink and tempera, with touches of white heightening, on thin Whatman paper
44.9 by 56 cm. 17½ by 22⅛ in.
Executed in 1951.
Private Collection (thence by descent from the above)
Christie’s, London, 14 February 2012, Lot 9
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Anon., 'Société du Salon du dessin', 25 Anniversaire du Salon du Dessin 1991-2016, 2016, p. 237, illustrated
Aidan Dunne, 'Lucian Freud and Jack B. Yeats: A couple of outsiders side by side', The Irish Times, 3 July 2019 (online)
Tom Walker, 'An unlikely couple? Lucian Freud and Jack B. Yeats, reviewed', Apollo Magazine, 6 August 2019 (online)
Dublin, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Life Above Everything: Lucian Freud and Jack B. Yeats, June 2019 – January 2020, p. 99, illustrate