For Charles Heath's 'Picturesque Views in England and Wales', the most ambitious and far-ranging of the many illustrative projects on which he embarked in the 1820s-30s.

The scheme met with poor response from the public and ended in Heath's bankcruptcy.

Provenance

Unsold stock and plates auctioned; Turner; Thomas Griffith; B.G. Windus; John Ruskin; Arthur Severn before 1878; Christie's, 1901; Tooth; Barnet Lewis; Christie's, 1930; Agnew; Vice-Admiral Sir William Agnew.


Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

Queen Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3RX
01392 665858
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Opening times

Daily, 10am to 5pm. Closed Mon and Bank Holidays.



Exhibitions at Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

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