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Landscape : a river scene with a white battlemented tower and sailing ships.

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (made)

  • Date:

    1832 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Roberts, David RA, born 1796 - died 1864 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing, watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Edith, Lady Powell.

  • Museum number:

    E.3797-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 202, box B

Physical description

Portrait format drawing, depicting a landscape of a river scene, with a white battlemented tower and sailing ships. The drawing is signed and dated "D Roberts 1832".

Place of Origin

Spain (made)

Date

1832 (made)

Artist/maker

Roberts, David RA, born 1796 - died 1864 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing, watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

D Roberts 1832
Signed and dated

Dimensions

Height: 6.5625 in, Width: 4.625 in

Descriptive line

'Landscape : a river scene with a white battlemented tower and sailing ships.', drawing by David Roberts, R.A., Spain, 1832.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings Accessions 1934 London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1935

Materials

Paper; Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Battlement; Sailing; Tower

Categories

Drawings; Landscapes; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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