Catalogue entry

John Sell Cotman 1782–1842

T00970 Llanthony Abbey 1801

Inscribed ‘Cotman. 1801’ b.r. Watercolour, 17¼ x 13 (44 x 33).
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund from the Herbert Powell Bequest 1967.
Coll: Herbert Powell by 1922; entrusted by him to the N.A.-C.F. 1929.
Exh: R.A. 1801 (410); Tate Gallery, 1922 (189); see also under Atkins T00964.
Lit: S D Kitson, The Life of John Sell Cotman, 1937, pp. 256; Martin Hardie, Water-colour Painting in Britain, II, 1967, p. 74.

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