Description
Creator
Francis Towne (1739 - 1816)
Title(s)
  • A View in Okehampton Park, looking towards Dartmoor
Date
No date
Object Type
Unknown

Collection
Catalogue Number
FT131
Description Sources
Christie's records
Associated People & Organisations

Untraced
Lind, 15 February 1817, EUR 15s
Christie's, London, London, 15 February 1817, lot 8
3rd Viscount William Courtenay (1768 - 1835)
2nd Viscount William Courtenay (1742 - 1788)
Bibliography
Timothy Wilcox, Francis Towne, Tate Publishing: London, 1997, pp. 36-37, 130

Comment

Commissioned by 2nd Viscount Courtenay and sold by his son, 3rd Viscount Courtenay, at Christie’s on 15 February 1817 was a group of “Capital Loose Drawings by Towne”. Lot 8, Ditto [i.e. View] in Okehampton Park, looking towards Dartmoor, went for 15s. to Lind.

by Richard Stephens

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