5 June 2003
John Sell Cotman (1782-1842)
A study of farm buildings
signed 'J S Cotman' (lower right)
pencil and grey wash
8 3/8 x 6¼ in. (21.3 x 15.9 cm.)
with The Manning Gallery, London, 1965, where purchased by John Byng Kenrick, £147.
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We are grateful to Norma Watt of Norwich Castle Museum for suggesting a date of circa 1802 for the present watercolour.
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