Chepstow by Thomas Rowlandson

This view of Chepstow is captured from the Gloucestershire side of the River Wye.

Details

Medium:
Pen & ink & watercolour over pencil
Dimensions:
14.6 x 42.2 cm
Art Fund grant:
£214 ( Total: £2,952)
Acquired in:
2006
Vendor:
Sotheby's

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.

Provenance

C H Hawkins; Sir Bruce Ingham; Michael Ingham.

Venue details

Chepstow Museum Gwy House, Bridge Street, CHEPSTOW Monmouthshire NP16 5EZ 01291 625 981 www.chepstowmuseum.co.uk/

Entry details

Free to all

 

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