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    Sale 5401

    Victorian & Traditionalist Pictures

    12 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 111

    William Parrott (1813-1869)

    Houses of Parliament and Westminster Bridge from the South Bank of the River Thames

    Price Realised  

    William Parrott (1813-1869)
    Houses of Parliament and Westminster Bridge from the South Bank of the River Thames
    signed 'Parrott' (lower centre)
    pencil, brown ink and watercolour with touches of bodycolour
    9½ x 14¾ in. (24 x 37.5 cm.)


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    William Parrott worked as a topographical painter and watercolourist, regularly exhibiting at the Royal Academy, the British Institution and Suffolk Street. The present watercolour demonstrates his technical ability in the execution of the architecture, as well as his understanding of the medium of watercolour.

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