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Sketchbook

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1770 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Farington, Joseph RA, born 1747 - died 1821 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Volume containing pen and ink and pencil sketches

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by F. R. Meatyard

  • Museum number:

    P.77-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 29, box A

Physical description

Sketchbook containing landscape drawings in pen and ink, and studies of cattle, trees and plants in pencil. Except for views near Wheale and Lincoln, localities are not noted. There are MS noted regarding colour and a list of travelling expenses incurred in 1770. 43 leaves in total.
Inscribed with date and sketchbook number.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

1770 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Farington, Joseph RA, born 1747 - died 1821 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Volume containing pen and ink and pencil sketches

Marks and inscriptions

Lincoln 1770 / Sketch Book Number 6
Inscribed in ink inside front cover

J - F / Mr Berridge's / above Hill / Lincoln / September 16th 1770
Inscribed in pencil on the first page

Dimensions

Height: 8 in Size of volume, Width: 6.5 in

Descriptive line

Sketchbook by Joseph Farington R.A., containing landscape drawings in pen and ink, and studies of cattle and plants in pencil. Great Britain, 1770.

Materials

Pencil; Pen

Techniques

Drawing; Sketching

Subjects depicted

Plants; Landscapes; Trees; Cattle

Categories

Drawings; Landscapes

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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