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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    1763 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cozens, Alexander, born 1717 - died 1786 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    drawn in bistre with a camel's hair pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.668

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 1

Physical description

Forest scenery, looking across a pond in the foreground, which is surrounded by high banks and shrubs, the light coming from above, between the trees; Signed Al. Cozens, and dated, 1763; Drawn in bistre with a camel's hair pencil.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, drawn)

Date

1763 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Cozens, Alexander, born 1717 - died 1786 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

drawn in bistre with a camel's hair pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Signed Al. Cozens, and dated, 1763

Dimensions

Height: 6.6 in, Width: 8.3 in

Descriptive line

Cozens, Alexander; Forest scenery, looking across a pond surrounded by high banks and shrubs; Signed and dated; Drawn in bistre with a camel's hair pencil; English School; 1763.

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

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Bistre; Camel hair brush

Techniques

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Shrubs; Pond; Forest

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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