French Coast with Fishermen
- Art Funded
- 64.2 x 97.2 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £100,000 (Total: £1,284,026; Tax remission; Export stopped)
- Timothy Palmer through Christie's
A group of fishermen and women stand in the foreground, with a horse, various baskets and the day's catch. It was this type of work by Bonington that JWM Turner later famously paid hommage to with his work 'Calais Sands' (1830).
Amabel, Countess de Grey, 1826; by descent; Hon Timothy Palmer.