Winifred Knights (1899-1947):
Study of Front Door, Lineholt Farmhouse Door, c. 1932
Framed (ref: 4375)
6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (15.8 x 15.8 cm)
Provenance: The Artist's Family
Literature: Llewellyn, Sacha, Winifred Knights, Lund Humphries 2016
Exhibited: Winifred Knights, The Fine Art Society, 1995; no. 12 d
Lineholt Farm, near Stourport, Worcestershire, was the home of the artist’s great aunts Frances Williams and Marianne Pardoe. On her return from Rome Knights embarked on an ambitious painting Demeter in Worcestershire set around the Lineholt Farmhouse which became the subject of series detailed studies of the finest detail.