6 June 2002
David Cox, Sen., O.W.S. (1783-1859)
View from Kymmer Abbey, North Wales
pencil and watercolour, with scratching out, laid down
7¼ x 10 5/8 in. (18.4 x 27.1 cm.)
with Chas. A. Jackson, Manchester.
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This subject was a popular one with Cox. He exhibited a large version of the present watercolour at the Old Water-Colour Society, 1828, no. 62 and another view entitled Part of Kymmer Abbey, North Wales in 1834, no. 214.
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