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Watercolour

Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, painted)

  • Date:

    late 18th - mid 19th century (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Varley, John, born 1778 - died 1842 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.947

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 5

Physical description

Coast scene, with rows of houses on the cliffs, and many children playing on the sand in front. The effect of an approaching storm given; Watercolour.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, painted)

Date

late 18th - mid 19th century (painted)

Artist/maker

Varley, John, born 1778 - died 1842 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 5 in, Width: 7.1 in

Descriptive line

Varley, John; Coast scene, with rows of houses on the cliffs, and many children playing on the sand in front. The effect of an approaching storm given; Watercolour; English School; Late 18th - mid 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 (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Coast-lines; Sand; Houses; Coastal views; Children; Cliffs; Sea; Beach

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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