Collection

William Henry Bartlett
English, 1809-1854
after a sketch by: John Britton
English, 1771-1857

Avebury from the North, c. 1826
Watercolor
Gift of Matthew Vassar
1864.1.242
Period: 19th c
Classification: Drawing
Dimensions: Sheet: 3 1/4 x 9 15/16 in. (8.26 x 25.24 cm) Matted: 16 x 22 in. (40.64 x 55.88 cm)
Signatures, Inscriptions and Markings v
Signed and dated (verso, in ink)
Inscribed (verso, in ink): Avebury from the North
Provenance v
Collections: Elias Magoon
Exhibition History v
"No Incidents but a Ghost and a Storm: European Prints and Drawings of the Romantic Period," Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, 20 September - 15 December 1996; Poughkeepsie, NY, FLLAC, Vassar College, "Landscapes of Retrospection," October 15 - December 19, 1999; The David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, January 25 - March 25, 2001; The Heinz Architectural Center, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 9 - September 2, 2001; Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, February 9 - April 7, 2002 (see below); Poughkeepsie, NY, Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, "Catching Light: European and American Watercolors from the Permanent Collection," May 8- July 26, 2009.
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