River Scene with Bridge and Castle

1869
Thomas Charles Leeson Rowbotham (English, 1783–1853)


Dimensions

Sheet: 12.4 x 17.9 cm (4 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.791

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Dark browns and blue-grays in the foreground; bridge, castle, and distant town pale red-brown, touched yellow, with blue-gray shadows; distant hills, rose and blue; blue sky, warm-tinted clouds; blue water.

Inscription

LL in wash: T.L. Rowbotham 1869

Signed

Lower left: T.L. Rowbotham 1869

Provenance

Coll.: Charles Franklin Shimmln, Boston; Gift of Mrs. James Howard Means, Boston; November 9, 1944

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Howard Means