Unfinished sketch of the south east corner of Covent Garden.

Part of a collection of 115 works distributed to 21 public collections. Sir Edward Marsh bequeathed his modern pictures to the Contemporary Art Society and the remainder of this collection to the Art Fund for selection and distribution to suitable galleries. The drawings consist mainly of works by English artists of the 18th and 19th centuries. Perhaps the most important groups are the Romneys, Wilsons and Rowlandsons all chosen with the discriminating taste which invariably distinguished Sir Edward Marsh's acquisitions.


Museum of London

150 London Wall, London, EC2Y 5HN
020 7001 9844
Website

Opening times

Daily, 10am – 6pm Closed 24-26 Dec



Exhibitions at Museum of London

Back to top