Street of Newtown [Glen] card

Street of Newtown [Glen]

WAG 1418

Currently not on display

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Knight was clearly influenced by pioneers of the watercolour trend, such as J R Cozens, J S Cotman, and Thomas Girtin. This can be seen in the light blue-grey wash and sparse penmanship. He may have been a pupil of Francis Towne, whose influence is certainly evident here.