The Commercial Bank, George Street, Edinburgh by David Rhind

Showing Rhind's neoclassical design for the head office of Edinburgh's Commercial Bank, this fine watercolour is a particularly strong example of the perspectivist's art in the mid-19th century.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
64.3 x 90 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £2,500)
Acquired in:
2014
Vendor:
Daniel Shackleton

Provenance

The Commercial Bank; acquired by the royal bank of Scotland whence sold to Daniel Shackleton

Venue details

Historic Environment Scotland John Sinclair House, 16 Bernard Terrace, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH8 9NX 01316 621 456 www.rcahms.gov.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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