Description
Creator
Francis Towne (1739 - 1816)
Title(s)
  • A Landscape and Figures
Date
1762
Medium
[?] Oil painting
Object Type
Oil painting

Collection
Catalogue Number
FT003
Description Sources
Society of Artists exhibition catalogues
Associated People & Organisations

Untraced
[?] Langford's, 23 February 1762, lot 30
Exhibition History
Pictures, Sculptures, Models, Drawings, Prints, Society of Artists of Great Britain: Exhibited by the Society of Artists of Great Britain at the Great Room in Spring Gardens, Charing Cross, 17 May 1762, no. 120 as 'Its Companion'
Bibliography
Society of Artists of Great Britain, A catalogue of the pictures, sculptures, designs in architecture, models, drawings, prints &c exhibited: London, 1762

Comment

This picture served as a pair with FT002. At the ensuing auction at Langford’s on 23 February 1762 it was probably lot 30, “A Landscape and Figures – Companion to Lot 1”, which was estimated at £2 13s. but sold for £2 2s.

by Richard Stephens

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