The Quay at Caudebec, Normandy

British School,

WAG 8165

About this object

'The Quay at Caudebec, Normandy' is inscribed '13 July 33'. The style of the work suggests it was probably made in the 19th century, meaning it was probably made in 1833.

Object specifics

  • Artist(s)
    British School (British, born:unknown, died:unknown)
  • Date
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
    Pencil; Gouache; Black Chalk; Grey paper
  • Measurements
    34 x 47.5 cm
  • Physical description
    An unfinished drawing of a quay with water on the left and buildings on the right. In the centre, two rows of trees line the seafront curving into the distance.
  • Related people
    Cecil Francis Joseph Beausire (Previous owner); British School (Artist/maker); Fine Art Society (Previous owner)
  • Other number(s)
    WAG Inventory Number: 8165
  • Credit line
    Bequeathed to the Walker Art Gallery by C F J Beausire in 1972
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Collection
    From the Walker Art Gallery collections

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Publications

  • English Watercolours in the Collection of C F J Beausire

    Edward Morris

    Author: Edward Morris
    Publisher: Walker Art Gallery, Printed by Elliot Bros. & Yeoman Ltd.
    Date: 1970
    Description:

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Cecil Francis Joseph Beausire

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1972
    Disposal method: Bequeathed to the Walker Art Gallery in 1972
  • Fine Art Society

    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: Fine Art Society, no.8275, March 1966.
    Inscription method: Label
    Inscription note:
    Inscription location: Backing
  • Inscription text: The Quai à Caudebec 13 July 33
    Inscription method: Pencil
    Inscription note:
    Inscription location: Centre; Front
Object view = Fine Art
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