Edinburgh from Calton Hill & Heriot's Hospital, Edinburgh by JMW Turner

Both are landscape watercolours with people in the foreground


Details

Category:
Topographical
Medium:
Watercolour on paper Dimensions: 16 x 25 cm
Art Fund grant:
£25,000 ( Total: £151,546; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Private collector (through Christie's)

Provenance

Sir Walter Scott thence by descent until 1886; Ralph Brocklebank, Cheshire thence by descent until1938; Christie's London 8/7/38 bought by R MacConnell; private collection thence by descent to present owner

Venue details

Scottish National Gallery The Mound Edinburgh EH2 2EL 0131 624 6200 www.nationalgalleries.org

Entry details

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