Weymouth Bay from the Downs, with Portland Island in the Distance, Dorset by John Constable

This drawing is of a distant bay, with farm land in the middle distance and, in the foreground, the shapes of the Downs.

Details

Medium:
Pencil
Dimensions:
17 x 31 cm
Acquired in:
1949
Vendor:
Sotheby's

The grant is for 2 works.

Provenance

From the collection Dr HAC Gregory.

Venue details

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

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