Watercolour

second half of 18th century (drawn)
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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Coast scene; View from the sea on a rocky shore, with a town nestled at the foot of a mountain in the middle distance, under which are the ruins of a watch-tower on the left which overhangs the sea. Three men hauling in a boat in the foreground; Watercolour.


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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
watercolour
Brief Description
Cozens, John Robert (ascribed to); Coast scene; View from the sea on a rocky shore, with a town nestled at the foot of a mountain in the middle distance. Three men hauling in a boat in the foreground; Watercolour; English School; Second half of 18th century.
Physical Description
Coast scene; View from the sea on a rocky shore, with a town nestled at the foot of a mountain in the middle distance, under which are the ruins of a watch-tower on the left which overhangs the sea. Three men hauling in a boat in the foreground; Watercolour.
Dimensions
  • Height: 14.3in
  • Width: 20.8in
Style
Credit line
Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic References
  • 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. 277, p. 61
Collection
Accession Number
DYCE.717

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record createdNovember 3, 2009
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