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Drawing - Scene on a Thames-side towing-path
  • Scene on a Thames-side towing-path
    Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827
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Scene on a Thames-side towing-path

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Reed pen and ink and water-colour on wove paper

  • Museum number:

    E.4163-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case TOPIC, shelf 2B

Physical description

View of the River Thames, with a vessel on the water and a team of horses on the riverbank.

Artist/maker

Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Reed pen and ink and water-colour on wove paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Rowlandson'
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 18 cm, Width: 27 cm

Descriptive line

Rowlandson, Thomas, Scene on a towing-path, pen and ink and watercolour

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

Lambert, Susan. Drawing: Technique & Purpose. London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1981. p.19.

Materials

Reed pen; Ink; Watercolour; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

River-banks

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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