London, South Kensington
1 July 2004
Attributed to Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)
The veteran admiral
with signature 'T. Rowlandson' (lower left)
brown ink and watercolour, unframed
12¾ x 9 in. (32.4 x 22.8 cm.)
Gilbert Davis (L.757a).
Augustus Loring and thence by descent.
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