This pair of watercolours dates from Danby's stay in Bristol, when he was beginning to find a ready market for his picturesque views of the Avon Gorge and its environs.

These views were popular with locals and visitors to Bristol, then one of the busiest maritime cities in England.


Vixseboxse Galleries, Cleveland, Ohio; Agnew's, 2004; W/S Fine Art Ltd.

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