7 June 2001
David Roberts, R.A. (1796-1864)
An oriel window, Coblenz, Germany
signed and inscribed 'David Roberts. R.A. Coblentz [sic]' (lower left), and further inscribed 'an orale [sic] at ....' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour, heightened with white, on buff paper
12 5/8 x 8½ in. (32.1 x 21.2 cm.)
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Roberts visited the Rhine in 1830 and again in 1831 on his journey to and from Venice.
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