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Watercolour - Kew Palace
  • Kew Palace
    Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827
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Kew Palace

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    England (drawn)
    Kew (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th - early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    water-colour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.797

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 31

Physical description

Kew Palace, seen across the river; a boatman steadying his boat for three stout persons to enter it, two ladies already apparently occupy all the spare room; other pleasure boats are on the water, some with sails; Watercolour.

Place of Origin

England (drawn)
Kew (made)

Date

late 18th - early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

water-colour

Dimensions

Height: 11.2 in, Width: 16.8 in

Descriptive line

Rowlandson, Thomas; Kew Palace, seen across the river; a boatman steadying his boat for three stout persons to enter it; Watercolour; English School; Late 18th - early 19th century.

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; Water-colour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Boats; People; River

Categories

Paintings; Maritime; Topographical watercolours

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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