T03349 HEATH SCENE WITH A POND c.1831
Oil on newspaper, 5 7/8 × 6 1/4 (14.1 × 16.8)
Purchased from Abbott and Holder (Grant-in-Aid) 1982
Prov: By descent from the artist to Karen Addenbrooke and sold on her behalf by the Krios Gallery, December 1981, bt Abbott and Holder (List no.204, January 1982, no.21).
Exh: Krios Gallery 1981 (63).
This sketch is painted on a piece of newspaper, with the print left showing through the paint in places. Although the piece of paper used by Jennings is not dated, the back carries an extract from a report on debates in the House of Commons which can be identified as those held on 30 June and 1 July 1831. The actual newspaper has not been identified but it was clearly a weekly rather than a daily journal…