835
835
Attributed to John Sell Cotman
BRIDGE OF PONT-Y-PAIR, BETWYS-Y-COED, NORTH WALES
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
835
Attributed to John Sell Cotman
BRIDGE OF PONT-Y-PAIR, BETWYS-Y-COED, NORTH WALES
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Old Master & British Paintings

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Attributed to John Sell Cotman
NORWICH 1782-1842 LONDON
BRIDGE OF PONT-Y-PAIR, BETWYS-Y-COED, NORTH WALES

Provenance

Harold Vincent Mackintosh, 1st Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax (1891-1964), Thickthorne Hall;
Thence by descent until 2010.

Literature

Anonymous,'The Norwich School at Thickthorne Hall, Norfolk, Home of Viscount and Viscountess Mackintosh of Halifax, in Conoisseur, vol. CLIII, London 1963, p. 5, reproduced fig. 3.

Catalogue Note

Cotman travelled to North Wales with the artist Paul Sandby Munn (1773-1845) in 1802. The pair are known to have sketched together, and a watercolour by Munn of this view, almost identical in composition to the present work, was engraved by Samuel Middiman (1750–1831) and published in 1807.

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