- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- A Distant View of Southampton
- (?) 1797
- Medium and Support
- Graphite on wove paper
- 13 × 20.3 cm, 5 ⅛ × 8 in
'J.M.W.T.' lower left, by an uknown hand; 'Southampton' lower right, by Thomas Girtin
- Object Type
- Outline Drawing
- Subject Terms
- Coasts and Shipping; Hampshire View
A Distant View of Southampton
- Catalogue Number
- Description Source(s)
- Museum Website
Edward Brookes, Massachusetts, 1914; Eliza Greene Metcalf Radeke (1854–1931); presented to the Museum, 1921
Museum Website as by Joseph Mallord William Turner (Accessed 15/09/2022)
- 1 The financial records of the artist's brother John Girtin (1773–1821) include two loans he made to Thomas Girtin during the trip. The records are transcribed in full in the Documents section of the Archive (1804 – Item 1).
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