7 drawings from early in the artist's career: 1) Derwentwater, Looking into the Jaws of Borrowdale; 2) Derwentwater; 3) Buttermere; 4) Wastdale Head; 5) Grassmere Looking Towards Helm Crag and Steel Fell; 6) Bassenthwaite; 7) Crummockwater.


Allan Nevill (artist's godson); by descent; Christie's.

Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum

Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH
015394 35544

Opening times

Please note: Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum’s National Lottery Heritage Fund-supported redevelopment project, Reimagining Wordsworth, will be taking place throughout 2019. As a result there are some changes to what will be available when you visit this year. Please check their website for opening information before you visit

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