Description
Creator
Patience, Carpenter, Lady Trelawny
Title(s)
  • Landscape with River
Date
No date
Medium
Watercolour
Dimensions
  • image height 390mm,
  • image width 544mm
Support
paper watermarked “J WHATMAN 1794”
Mount
mounted
Object Type
Watercolour

Collection
Catalogue Number
FT895d
Description Sources
Examination

Provenance

Descended from the artist until sold at Hansons Auctioneers, Derbyshire, on 4 May 2013, lot 34.

Associated People & Organisations

Private Collection
Hansons Auctioneers & Valuers, 4 May 2013, lot 34

Comment

This is perhaps a scene on Exeter’s Haven Bank, looking north up the River Exe. It seems very likely that Towne has touched this drawing, for example in giving shape and definition to the brown trees and undergrowth at the right edge of the sheet.

by Richard Stephens

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