- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- Plumpton Rocks, near Knaresborough
- 1800 - 1801
- Medium and Support
- Graphite, watercolour and scratching out on laid paper
- 66 × 100.7 cm, 26 × 39 ⅝ in
Plumpton Rocks, near Knaresborough
- Catalogue Number
- Girtin & Loshak Number
- 271 as 'Plompton Rocks. Near Knaresborough'; 'Possibly done in collaboration with another artist of the Monro School'; '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 28 as 'A romantick lake scene, with rocky banks'; bought by 'Palser', £8 15s; J. Palser & Sons; Thomas Girtin (1874–1960); sold to Walker's Galleries, London, 1918; Sotheby’s, 15 December 1920, lot 196 as 'Lake in Harewood Park'; P. J. Moore; bought by the Museum, 1920
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