This view of Chepstow is captured from the Gloucestershire side of the River Wye.
Chepstow by Thomas Rowlandson, c. 1780
© Courtesy of Sotheby's
- Pen & ink & watercolour over pencil
- 14.6 x 42.2 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £214 ( Total: £2,952)
- Acquired in:
It features shipping in the port and shipbuilding on the riverbank in the foreground. The church and town are shown on the hill above, and the castle and bridge on the far right of the picture.
C H Hawkins; Sir Bruce Ingham; Michael Ingham.