4 June 2008
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.)
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 16 November 2006, lot 87, where purchased by the present owner.
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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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