14 May 2004
John Nixon (1750-1818)
A coastal landscape with figures pushing a boat from the shore
signed with initials and dated 'JN/1791' (lower left) and numbered '42' (on the mount)
grey ink and watercolour, unframed
7 1/8 x 9 in. (18 x 22.7 cm.)
with Green's Antiques, Dublin, where purchased by the present owners.
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