Dead Calm: Sunset at the Bight of Exmouth
- Art Funded
- 76 x 106 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £1,750 (Total: £7,000)
Danby settled in Exeter 1847. Shows a familiar local scene, the coastline of Starcross with the pumping station tower of Brunel's Atmospheric Railway as seen from mouth of the Exe estuary.
Thomas Miller, 1857; T Horrocks Miller, 1889; Thomas Pitt Miller, sold Christie's, 1946; Geoffrey Grigson.