Study for A Jetty at Greenwich

The small oil study referred to on the back of ZBA1675, also inscribed by Sir Brinsley Ford, presumably at the same time in 1984. The inscription is the same but with 'larger oil study' replacing 'smaller' and 'took to perfect' rather than 'took over' at the end. It is similarly signed by Ford but not dated, and bears a similar white label marked '2' in red. Round this another hand has written in ink 'Jetty at Greenwich? Close view?', while to the right in a third hand on the board in pencil is 'Anne Clements...No 6 [check missing word]. This study is for colour massing but shows some brick-red conti or similar crayon lines on the priming.PvdM 4/04

Object Details

ID: ZBA1676
Collection: Fine art
Type: study, oil
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Cast, Jesse Dale
Date made: 20th century; circa 1938
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London. Donated in memory of the late Sir Brinsley Ford
Measurements: Frame: 266 mm x 359 mm x 41 mm;Painting: 215 mm x 315 mm

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