The drawing comes from a sketchbook which survived at least partially intact.
A View of Elterwater by Francis Towne, 1786
© Wordsworth Trust
- Pen and brown ink with watercolour
- 16 x 48 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,372 ( Total: £5,490)
- Acquired in:
- Spink & Son
Most drawings are numbered and annotated with the date, time of day, lighting conditions etc.
Christie's 17/11/1981, lot 105