- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- Berry Pomeroy Castle
- 1798 - 1799
- Medium and Support
- Graphite and watercolour on laid paper
- 25.5 × 35 cm, 10 × 13 ¾ in
‘Girtin’ lower right, by Thomas Girtin (the signature has been cut, suggesting that it once extended onto an original mount which has been lost); ‘Berry Pomeroy Castle, Devon / T Girtin’ on the back, in a later hand
- Object Type
- Studio Watercolour
- Subject Terms
- Castle Ruins; River Scenery; The West Country: Devon and Dorset
- Private Collection, Norfolk
- Catalogue Number
- Girtin & Loshak Number
- 242ii as '1797-8'
- Description Source(s)
- Viewed in 2001 and April 2022
Margaret Stern (d.1908); her posthumous sale, Christie's, 19 June 1908, lot 25 as 'River Scene'; bought by 'Palser', £17 17s; J. Palser & Sons (stock no.16514); bought by Sir Hickman Bacon (1855–1945), 18 November 1909, 25 gns; then by descent
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