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Watercolour - Dordrecht
  • Dordrecht
    Boys, Thomas Shotter, born 1803 - died 1874
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Dordrecht

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (possibly, painted)
    Britain (possibly, painted)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Boys, Thomas Shotter, born 1803 - died 1874 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Edith, Lady Powell

  • Museum number:

    P.36-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 5

Physical description

Watercolour depicting Dordrecht in the Netherlands, with boats on the water and many people amongst the trees on the riverside. Initialled and inscribed with title.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (possibly, painted)
Britain (possibly, painted)

Date

mid 19th century (painted)

Artist/maker

Boys, Thomas Shotter, born 1803 - died 1874 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

TB
Signed lower right corner

Dort
Pencilled on the back

Dimensions

Height: 18.6 cm, Width: 28.05 cm, Height: 7.3125 in, Width: 11..0125 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour depicting Dordrecht in the Netherlands by Thomas Shotter Boys (1803-1874). British School, ca. mid 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings Accessions 1934 London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1935

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Church; Boats; Seagulls; Sailing; Harbour

Categories

Paintings; Landscapes

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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