Description: Frank Bramley, R.A. (1857-1915) When the blue evening slowly falls signed and dated 'FRANK BRAMLEY 1909' (lower right) and further indistinctly signed, inscribed and numbered '2./"When the blue/Evening slowly falls"/Frank Bramley/Tongue Ghyll/Grasmere' (on the artist's label attached to the stretcher) oil on canvas 35¾ x 30¼ in. (90.8 x 76.8 cm.)
Exhibited: London, Royal Academy, 1911, no. 784.
Literature: Royal Academy Pictures, 1911, p. 5, illustrated.
Pall Mall Magazine 'Extra', Pictures of 1911, 1911, p. 32, illustrated.
'Black and White' Handbook to the Royal Academy, 1911, 1911, p. 32,
R. Dircks, 'The Royal Academy: The Pictures', The Art Journal, 1911, p.
Provenance: By descent in the family of the artist's wife until
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 21 December 1967, lot 364 (one of
two in lot).
with The Fine Art Society, London.
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