Lynmouth by John Skinner Prout

View of Lynmouth, a picturesque village praised by Gainsborough for its appeal to landscape painters.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
46.1 x 55.1 cm
Acquired in:
2006
Bequeathed by:
Lady Frances Ann Stevens through The Art Fund

The village is situated in a gorge on the north Devon coast at the confluence of the East and West Lyn rivers. In the foreground a man fishes as the river rushes through a series of bridges.

Provenance

Collection of Lady Frances Ann Stevens.

Venue details

Burton Art Gallery and Museum Kingsley Road, BIDEFORD Devon EX39 2QQ Burton Art Gallery and Museum01237 471455 www.burtonartgallery.co.uk

Entry details

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