Buildings at Abbeville by Henry Edridge

At the end of the Napoleonic wars, Edridge was one of the first British artists to cross the Channel for sketching tours.

Details

Medium:
Pencil, pen & brown ink
Dimensions:
45 x 36 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,125 ( Total: £4,500)
Acquired in:
1984
Vendor:
Spink & Son

He made an excursion to Paris and Normandy in 1817 and again two years later. The present drawing dates from this period.

Provenance

William Spooner. On loan to the Courtauld Institute, 1968-1979.

Venue details

Bolton Museum, Aquarium & Archive Le Mans Crescent, BOLTON Lancashire BL1 1SE 01204 332 211 www.boltonmuseums.org.uk/museum

Entry details

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