During his stay in Bath during World War One, Sickert concentrated on painting a few specific places and he was particularly interested in the eastern end of Lansdown Crescent, depicted in this work.

This version is documented as a study, but its fresh colours and lively, confident brushwork suggest that it was completed on the spot.


Walter Howarth; a family trust, 1986.

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