Description
Creator
Francis Towne (1739 - 1816)
Title(s)
  • Castle on a Lake
Date
No date
Dimensions
  • [?] image height 368mm,
  • [?] image width 546mm
Object Type
Monochrome wash

Collection
Catalogue Number
FTX13
Description Sources
Paul Oppé records

Provenance

Herbert Milling of Squire Gallery visited Judith Merivale in 1933 and was “very keen” to buy certain works, including this one described by Merivale in a letter to Paul Oppé dated 19 November 1933: “Another monochrome sketch he wd like is a large one 14½ x 21½ [368 x 546 mm] no signature or name or number Does not look like Towne – No pen work. Castle on a lake, figures in foreground and boats. You will hardly remember it probably.” Possibly it could be a Lake Geneva work.

Associated People & Organisations

Untraced
Judith Ann Merivale (1860 - 1945), Oxford

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