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Watercolour
  • Watercolour
    John Robert Cozens, born 1752 - died 1797
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Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Geneva (drawn)

  • Date:

    1776 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Robert Cozens, born 1752 - died 1797 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    drawn in pen, slightly washed with colour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.709

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 27, box A

Physical description

View of Geneva from the north-west, sketched on the spot in 1776; Drawn in pen, slightly washed with colour.

Place of Origin

Geneva (drawn)

Date

1776 (drawn)

Artist/maker

John Robert Cozens, born 1752 - died 1797 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

drawn in pen, slightly washed with colour

Dimensions

Height: 8.2 in, Width: 13.9 in

Object history note

Collection-John Townley.

Descriptive line

Cozens, John Robert; View of Geneva from the north-west, sketched on the spot in 1776; Drawn in pen, slightly washed with colour; English School; 1776.

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.
C. F. Bell and T. Girtin, 'The Drawings and Sketches of John Robert Cozens: A Catalogue with an Historical Introduction', The Walpole Society, vol. 23, 1934-35, cat. no. 1, pg. 27

Materials

Paper; Watercolour; Pen

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Wash technique

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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