Twickenham

Title: Twickenham
Date: 1818 possibly
Artist(s): Peter De Wint (British, born:1784-01-21, died:1849-06-30)
Materials: Watercolour; Paper
Information: Though it looks like an effortless open-air sketch this broadly-painted watercolour was probably made in the studio. It may be associated with the drawings De Wint supplied to W.B.Cooke 1778 - 1855) for his book 'Views on the Thames', published in 1822. The art historian Tim Wilcox dates the watercolour later to the early 1840s.
Accession no: WAG 1009
Credit line: Purchased by the Walker Art Gallery in 1938
Location: Item not currently on display

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