21 November 2007
John Varley, O.W.S. (1778-1842)
Bamborough Castle, Northumberland
signed 'J. Varley' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour with scratching out
6 3/8 x 8¾ in. (16.2 x 22.3 cm.)
Wayland Wells Williams and by descent in the family to the present owner.
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A. Bury, John Varley of the Old Society, Leigh-on-sea, 1946, p. 82, pl. 40.
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