The scene is the Marina Grande, on the northern side of the Italian island of Capri.
Annie Swynnerton: “Once, at Capri, sat on a rock in mid-stream every day for three weeks to get the motion of water in sunlight.” (Notice by picture while on display at Manchester Art Gallery, 2018-9.)
- Medium: oil on canvas.
- Dimensions: 285 x 600 mm (0.17 m²).
- History: painted c. 1900-1910 (according to notice by painting when on display in Manchester Art Gallery, 2018-9); exhibited Manchester Art Gallery 1923 (visible in exhibition photos); sold by auction, Cheffin’s, Cambridge, 25 Mar 2010, £1,000 (est. £300-£500); exhibited Manchester Art Gallery, 23 Feb 2018 to 6 Jan 2019, Painting Light and Hope Annie Swynnerton retrospective.
- Location: private collection.