Sir Thomas Monnington (1902-1976):
Portrait of Winifred Knights, circa 1931
Framed (ref: 109)
Oil on canvas, 14 x 11 in. (36 x 28 cm.)
Provenance: private collection, London, since 1995
This portrait in profile dates to the early 1930s when Knights and Monnington were living in Crawley Down, West Sussex. At this time Monnington was working on his Supper at Emmaus altarpiece, with which this work has stylistical affinities.