- A Study in the New Forest
- Pencil and grey, brown, green and blue washes
- image height 420mm,
- image height 260mm
- artist's mount, verso
- “No11 / From a Study of Mr F. Towne, / in the New Forest / Louisa Drury / 1802”
- in Francis Towne’s hand, in light brown ink except “No11” in dark brown ink
- Object Type
- Monochrome wash
Descended to the artist’s granddaughter Judith Ann Merivale (1860–1945) of Oxford, whose executors sold it on 12 April 1946 to Agnew’s (no.4555). There it was bought on 18 February 1947 by Mrs Maxwell Scott (presumably the wife of one of three brothers, Walter (b.1875), Malcolm (b.1883), and Herbert (b.1891) Maxwell Scott) for £18 18s. It is thereafter untraced until it was sold at Mallam’s of Oxford on 14 December 2005, lot 321, for £70 to the current owner.
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