Landscape with Distant Mountains

Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding,

WAG 975

About this object

This is probably an early work by Feilding. The palette is less livid than his later work and he has included less detail in the scene than is typical of his more mature paintings.

Object specifics

  • Artist(s)
    Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding (British: English, born:November 22 1787, died:3 March 1855)
  • Date
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
    Watercolour; Paper
  • Measurements
    image: 14.1 cm x 21.3 cm
  • Physical description
    Landscape with mountains in the distance. A stream meanders from the foreground into the distance and out of sight. On the right a figure can be seen amongst the foliage in front of three trees. Two cattle are grazing on the left.
  • Related people
    Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding (Artist/maker); Mr G Milman (Previous owner); K and E Antiques (Previous owner)
  • Other number(s)
    WAG Inventory Number: 975
  • Credit line
    Presented to the Walker Art Gallery by Mr G Milman in 1954
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Collection
    From the Walker Art Gallery collections

Explore related

Publications

  • Early English Drawings and Watercolours in the Walker Art Gallery

    Edward Morris & Timothy Stevens

    Author: Edward Morris & Timothy Stevens
    Publisher: Liverpool Letterpress Limited, Member of the Steel House Press
    Date: 1968
    Description: Catalogue of Early English Drawings and Watercolours in the Walker Art Gallery collection

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Mr G Milman

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1954
    Disposal method: Presented to the Walker Art Gallery
  • K and E Antiques

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: Unknown or unrecorded
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded

Inscriptions

Item inscriptions

  • Inscription text: Copley Fielding
    Inscription method:
    Inscription note:
    Inscription location: lower left corner
Object view = Fine Art
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