David Cox 1783–1859
T00974 A Mountain Landscape
Inscribed ‘David Cox’ b.r.
Watercolour, 14 x 20¿ (35.5 x 52.4).
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.
The same landscape appears in an unfinished oil of about 1852, ‘The Missing Lamb’, in the City of Birmingham Art Gallery, and in the related watercolour, The Missing Flock’, in the collection of Walter Turner (F Gordon Roe, Cox the Master, 1946, pls. 40–1).
Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1967–1968, London 1968.