Description
Creator
Francis Towne (1739 - 1816)
Title(s)
  • Landscape
Date
No date
Medium
Unknown
Object Type
Unknown

Collection
Catalogue Number
FT811
Description Sources
Barton Place catalogue

Provenance

Bequeathed by the artist in 1816 to James White of Exeter (1744–1825), on whose death they passed to Towne’s residuary legatee John Herman Merivale (1779–1844) and his successsors. Merivale’s granddaughters Maria Sophia Merivale (1853–1928) and Judith Ann Merivale (1860–1945), both of Oxford, inherited the drawing in May 1915 (BP275), whereafter it is untraced.

Associated People & Organisations

Untraced
Judith Ann Merivale (1860 - 1945), Oxford, May 1915, BP275
Maria Sophia Merivale (1853 - 1928), Oxford, May 1915, BP275
John Herman Merivale (1779 - 1844), 1825
James White (1744 - 1825), Exeter, 1816

Comment

The Barton Place catalogue notes this simply as “Copy?”.

by Richard Stephens

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