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Old Gravel Pits at Moseley, Near Birmingham

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800-50 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cox, David the elder, born 1783 - died 1859 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Museum number:

    465-1882

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 22

Physical description

Watercolour depicting a view entitled 'Old Gravel Pits at Moseley, Near Birmingham'. Signed.

Place of Origin

Britain (painted)

Date

ca. 1800-50 (painted)

Artist/maker

Cox, David the elder, born 1783 - died 1859 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 5.25 in, Width: 8.125 in

Object history note

Sir Frank Short made a mezzotint after this drawing

Descriptive line

Watercolour by David Cox the elder entitled 'Old Gravel Pits at Moseley, Near Birmingham'. Great Britain, ca. early 19th century.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Mines; Gravel

Categories

Drawings; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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