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Watercolour - Penmaen Bach

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1885P2519
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1852 - 1852

Maker Information

Artist:David Cox - View biography for David Cox


This late Welsh landscape is one of Cox's most atmospheric watercolours. The sheep scramble up the rocky hillside to escape the gathering storm, as the clouds darken overhead and wheeling seagulls return inland.

Presented by Martyn Smith, 1882

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Welsh Landscape
Medium:Pencil, watercolour and bodycolour on Scotch paper


Height:571 mm
Width:825 mm