- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- An Unidentified Estuary, Probably in the West Country
- 1798 - 1799
- Medium and Support
- Graphite and watercolour on laid paper (part watermark: elephant walking on a hillock)
- 11.7 × 53.3 cm, 4 ⅝ × 21 in
- Object Type
- Colour Sketch: Studio Work
- Subject Terms
- Coasts and Shipping; Panoramic Format; The West Country: Devon and Dorset
- Catalogue Number
- Girtin & Loshak Number
- 257 as 'A Winding Estuary (probably the Exe)'; '1798'
- Description Source(s)
- Viewed in 2001 and 2002
J. Palser & Sons; bought by Herbert Powell (1863–1950), 23 January 1918; entrusted to the National Art-Collections Fund, 1929; presented to the Tate Gallery, 1967
National Art-Collections Fund Tour, 1947-, no.62; Stoke, 1984, no.4; London, 2002, no.113
Hughes, 1931, no.62; Bower, 2002, p.139
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