Masterpiece London 2018
One of three paintings of this size that Gear made for The Festival of Britain, in 1951, before choosing to exhibit Autumn Landscape, which provoked national uproar after it won a purchase prize.
William Gear, Gimpel Fils, London, 1951
Five Contemporary British Painters: Robert Colquhoun, William Gear, Josef Herman, Ben Nicholson, Matthew Smith, British Council touring exhibition of Canada, 1952-53
Andrew Lambirth, William Gear, Sansom & Company, 2015 (illus. p. 160)