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    Sale 7591

    British Art on Paper

    4 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    David Cox, Sen., O.W.S. (1783-1859)

    The Pump Room, Bath

    Price Realised  

    David Cox, Sen., O.W.S. (1783-1859)
    The Pump Room, Bath
    inscribed in Greek (upper centre, on the pediment)
    pencil, pen and brown ink and watercolour heightened with touches of bodycolour
    7¾ x 11 in. (19.7 x 28 cm.)


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    Thomas Baldwin (circa 1750-1820) was one of the principal creators of Georgian Bath, including the Pump Rooms, 1789-99.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 16 November 2006, lot 87, where purchased by the present owner.