David Cox A Mountain Landscape date not known

Artwork details

Artist
David Cox 1783–1859
Title
A Mountain Landscape
Date Date not known
Medium Watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 356 x 524 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Art Fund (Herbert Powell Bequest) 1967
Reference
T00974
Not on display

Catalogue entry

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.

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