5 June 2003
Henry Edridge, A.R.A. (1769-1821)
Sidmouth from Salcombe Hill
inscribed and dated 'Sidmouth from Salcombe hill Aug 29.1814' (lower left)
10 1/8 x 16 in. (25.7 x 40.6 cm.)
with The Graves Gallery, Birmingham.
with Colnaghi's, London, 1965, where purchased by John Byng Kenrick, £25.
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Edridge was apprentice to the miniaturist and engraver William Pether, and the attention to detail of his portraits also informs his landscape sketches with their sharp pencil work.
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