frame (mount): 598 x 447 x 25 mm
John Sell Cotman 1782–1842
T00973 Rievaulx Abbey 1803
Inscribed ‘JS Cotman’ b.r.
Pencil, 14¿ x 10¿ (37 x 27).
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: see Atkins T00964.
Cotman’s only visit to Rievaulx appears to have been on his first tour of Yorkshire in the summer of 1803.
Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1967–1968, London 1968.