La Hougue Bie a Jersey by Colonel Joshua Gosselin

This watercolour is the earliest known view of La Hogue Bie, a medieval chapel in Jersey.


Pen, ink & watercolour on laid paper
13x16 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,250 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
Private collection

The group of figures to the left represent one of the first depictions of the island's famous knitting industry.


By descent; Philips auction House; Atelier Ltd; Anonymous Vendor

Venue details

Jersey Museum and Art Gallery The Weighbridge, ST HELIER Jersey JE2 3NF 01534 633 300

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