Barn with a Figure, Cattle and Poultry

Maker

(artist)
1775-1851

Title

Barn with a Figure, Cattle and Poultry

Date of Production

(circa) 1794

Medium

graphite on wove paper

Dimensions

Height: 19.4 cm
Width: 26.5 cm

Accession Number

D.1952.RW.1173

Mode of Acquisition

Robert Clermont Witt, bequest, 1952

Credit

The Courtauld, London (Samuel Courtauld Trust)

Location

Not currently on display

Keywords







Provenance

friend of the artist, Charles Stokes (1784-1853); Thomas Hughes; by descent to his niece, Mrs F. Hughes, Reigate, Surrey; her sale, Sotheby's (London), 28 November 1922, lot 149; purchased there by Sir Robert Witt, London (1872-1952), L.2228b (£6.5); Witt Bequest 1952

Exhibition History

Paths to Fame - Turner's Watercolour Landscapes, The Courtauld Gallery, 30/10/2008-25/01/2009

Paths to Fame - Turner's Watercolour Landscapes, Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere, England, 16/07/2008-12/10/2008

Literature

Paths to Fame: Turner Watercolours from The Courtauld Gallery, Wordsworth Trust; Courtauld Gallery, 2008-2009
Fig. p. 55
no. 6

Blunt, Anthony, Hand-list of the drawings in the Witt Collection, London 1956
p. 52

Inscriptions

Collector's mark: Verso: lower right corner, stamped in black: Sir Robert Witt (L.2228b).

Inscription: none.

Watermark: none.

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