Collection of five watercolours by Various artists

1) Low tide by William Roxby Beverley; 2) St George's Chapel, Windsor by Joseph Nash; 3) Lincoln from the South East by Thomas Miles Richardson; 4) Lakeland (?) landscape by Thomas Sunderland; 5) The Cottage porch.


Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Acquired in:
1968
Bequeathed by:
Herbert A Powell through The Art Fund

These works belonged to the Herbert Powell Collection of British Watercolours which was first given to the National Art Collections Fund in 1929 to function as a Loan Collection for public institutions. Dr Herbert Powell gave further additions to the Collection in 1936 and 1950. The Collection was finally permanently distributed amongst various public collections in 1968.

Provenance

Mr Herbert Powell.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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