John Linnell 1792–1882
T00933 Loading a Barge c. 1806
Oil on millboard, irregular, 7¿ x 10 9/10 (19.5 x 26.75).
Purchased from Mrs Patricia Linnell (Grant-in-Aid) 1967.
Coll: By descent to Mrs Patricia Linnell.
This painting, although larger than the two works acquired at the same time, is on millboard similar to that of ‘At Twickenham’ (T00934) and seems to have been painted at approximately the same time. There is a related drawing in the collection of Mrs Patricia Linnell.
Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1967–1968, London 1968.