Landscape with Abbey Ruins by Thomas Girtin

A romantic landscape with rugged foreground in which to the right are seen ruins of a Gothic building.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
24 x 33 cm
Acquired in:
1916
Presented by:
Juliet Reckitt through The Art Fund

This work is one of seven purchased at the Christie's sale held in aid of the British Red Cross Society. Miss Julia Reckitt donated the sum of £50 and the Art Fund purchased the works and distributed them to seven public institutions including the British Museum, Tate, Birmingham and Manchester.

Venue details

Walker Art Gallery William Brown Street, LIVERPOOL Merseyside L3 8EL 0151 478 4199 www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/walker

Entry details

Free to all

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