Samuel Atkins Shakespeare’s Cliff, Dover date not known

Artwork details

Artist
Samuel Atkins active 1787–1808
Title
Shakespeare’s Cliff, Dover
Date Date not known
Medium Watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 340 x 479 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Art Fund (Herbert Powell Bequest) 1967
Reference
T00964
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Catalogue entry

Samuel Atkins active 1787–1808

T00964 Shakespeare’s Cliff, Dover

Inscribed ‘Atkins’ b.l.
Watercolour, 13¿ x 18¿ (34 x 48).
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund from the Herbert Powell Bequest 1967.
Coll: Herbert Powell, entrusted to the N.A.-C.F. 1929.
Exh: Tate Gallery 1930 and British tours 1931–40, 1947–58, 1960–2.

No attempt has been made in the catalogue entries on works from the Herbert Powell Collection (nos. T00964-T00999) to give details of the many galleries where the collection was shown between the dates given above. It should be noted, however, that only half the collection was sent on tour in 1960–2.

Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1967–1968, London 1968.

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