John Sell COTMAN
Norwich, England 1782
London, England 1842
Seascape off the Mersey
[On the Mersey Seascape off the Mersey (Shipping in a breeze)] 1835
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, watercolour, gouache Support: cream wove paper
Primary Insc: signed and dated l.l. in watercolour "J.S. Cotman / 1835"
Tertiary Insc: verso: on label inscribed "National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney / Special Exhibition of British & Continental Artists / Oct. 19th to Dec. 31st 1938 / Name of Artist : J. Sell Cotman / Title of Work: On the Mersey / Loaned by: Mr. S.H. Ervin / Insurance Value: 125 Guineas.".
sheet 24.6 h x 34.1 w cm
: Gift of S H Ervin 1962 Accession No
: NGA 62.75