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William Simpson

Interior of a Linseed Mill, India

William Simpson

William Simpson

Interior of a Linseed Mill, India

Interior of a Linseed Mill, India

William Simpson

Glasgow 1823 - 1899 London

Interior of a Linseed Mill, India


Watercolour over pencil heightened with bodycolour;

signed and dated lower right: W.Simpson. / 1860, inscribed lower left: Liniseed [sic] oil mill Peshauer

508 by 683 mm

The work remains very well preserved, with strong and virbrant colours. There is some minor pigment loss long parts of the left hand edge, but these are very unobtrusive. The sheet is not laid down.


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With The Chris Beetles Gallery, London

For more information on William Simpson’s time in India please see the dedicated article on the ‘overview’ page of this sale.