Setting Sun by Alexander Cozens

The sun sets to the right of the painting.

Details

Medium:
Oil on paper
Dimensions:
24.2 x 30.8 cm
Art Fund grant:
£12,682 ( Total: £202,913)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Big grey clouds float accross the sky. Behind and below these, to the left, are large fluffy white clouds The bottom left hand corner shows a little landscape and the tops of trees.

Provenance

By descent in the family of the Earl of Warwick

Venue details

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

Entry details

Free to all

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