3 June 2004
Peter de Wint, O.W.S. (1784-1849)
Shepherd and flock on a bridge, near Newark
pencil and watercolour
7 1/8 x 10¼ in. (18.3 x 26 cm.)
with The Parker Gallery, London.
The Sir Geoffrey Harmsworth and Dr. Donald Roman Collection of views in Lincolnshire; Christie's, London, 7 November 1995, lot 142, where purchased by the present owner.
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It has been suggested that the present view may show a bridge on the upper River Witham, upstream of Lincoln.
We are grateful to John Ellis for his help in preparing this catalogue entry.
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