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Evelyn Dunbar:
The Dunbar family in the Garden at The Cedars, Spring (Version 2), c.1928 (HMO 74)

Unmounted (ref: 6674)
Pencil and oil on paper 
14 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (37 x 50 cm)

 


Provenance: Roger Folley; Alasdair Dunbar; Hammer Mill Oast Collection


Exhibited: Evelyn Dunbar - The Lost Works, Pallant House Gallery, October 2015 - February 2016 cat no. 2.

Literature: Evelyn Dunbar - The Lost Works, Sacha Llewellyn & Paul Liss, July 2015, cat. 2, page 34.

This composition depicts William Dunbar, Evelynís father, showing eggs to Evelynís mother Florence. Majorie, Evelynís sister, is in the foreground (wearing a blazer) whilst her brothers Alec and Ronald are seen on the path on the left-hand side. Evelyn is playing badminton with her sister Jessie in the background.