The Cloud & Landscape Fantasy by Alexander Cozens

Two works from the Oppe collection.


Details

Medium:
Pen & ink, pencil, watercolour, oil
Art Fund grant:
£100,000 ( Total: £100,000; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1996
Vendor:
Private vendor

Cozen's 'The Cloud' was originally mounted in an album in a series 'The Various Species of Landscape &c in Nature'. 'Landscape Fantasy' by James Deacon depicting a portico with diminutive figures in the distance.

Provenance

Paul Oppe; by descent to Denis Oppe; Mrs Jean Oppe.

Venue details

Tate LONDON SW1P 4RG

The Tate Collection is on display at Tate Britain, Tate Modern, Tate Liverpool and Tate St Ives.

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