- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- On the River Wharfe at Bolton Abbey
- 1800 - 1801
- Medium and Support
- Graphite and watercolour on laid paper
- 47 × 61.6 cm, 18 ½ × 24 ¼ in
- Subject Terms
- River Scenery; Yorkshire View
- Catalogue Number
- Girtin & Loshak Number
- 270 as 'On the Wharfe'; '1798'
- Description Source(s)
- Viewed in 2001
Edward Lascelles (1764–1814); then by descent to Henry Lascelles, 4th Earl of Harewood (1824–92); his sale, Christie’s 1 May 1858, lot 53, as 'A View on the Wharf'; bought by Fraser, 14 1/2 gns; bought by the Museum
Redgrave and Redgrave, 1866, vol.1, p.394; Redgrave, 1877, p.127; Monkhouse, 1879, pp.26–27; Monkhouse, 1890, p.44; Armstrong, 1902, p.37; Finberg, 1905, p.58; Davies, 1924, p.29, pl.17; V&A, 1927, p.230 as 'On the Wharfe, Yorkshire'; Binyon, 1931, p.114; Wilenski, 1933, p.181, p.206; Hardie, 1934, p.5; Mayne, 1949, p.97; Girtin and Loshak, 1954, p.65; Lemaître, 1955, p.190; Hardie, 1966–68, vol.2, p.12; Holcomb, 1978, p.8; Lambourne and Hamilton, 1980, p.150; Herrmann, 2000, pp.38–39; Sellars, 2014, pp.38–40
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