3 June 2004
David Cox, Sen., O.W.S. (1783-1859)
Travellers on a road, North Wales
signed and dated 'David Cox/1851' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour heightened with touches of bodycolour and with scratching out
8 1/8 x 12 1/8 in. (20.7 x 31 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 7 July 1983, lot 121, sold to W.J. Finch and by descent to the present owner.
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Possibly London, Old Water-Colour Society, 1851, no. 70 as 'Rocky Scene, Near Capel Curig, North Wales.'
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