20 November 2003
Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
pencil and watercolour
5 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (13 x 18.1 cm.)
with The Cotswold Gallery, London.
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We are grateful to Andrew Wilton for confirming the attribution of this watercolour, which as the provenance suggests was once in the posession of A. J. Finberg. However the drawing of the fence in the foreground is somewhat atypical.
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