5 studies of antique vases by Thomas Rowlandson

These drawings, after antique vases in the Louvre, are unusual, early works by this familiar artist and include the Medici Krater.

Details

Medium:
Pen & ink
Dimensions:
Each 31 x 23 cm
Art Fund grant:
£830 ( Total: £3,325)
Acquired in:
1981
Vendor:
Trustees of Clonterbrook Estate

Provenance

From the collection of English watercolours and drawings formed by Mr Derek Lockett at Clonterbrook House, Cheshire, mainly in the 1960s.

Venue details

The Whitworth The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester Greater Manchester M15 6ER 0161 275 7450 www.manchester.ac.uk/whitworth

Entry details

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