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Richard Cosway
1742–1821

A seated muse

Full screen

Medium
Pen and ink on the artist’s original mount
Size
4 ⅝ × 7 ¼ inches · 118 × 186 mm
Notes
Signed and inscribed: ‘Ricdus Cosway. R.A. et Primarius Pictor Serenifisimi Walliae Principis. Delint ‘
Drawn c.1790
Collections
  • Maria Cosway (1760-1838), the artist’s wife, Lodi; 
  • By descent until sold, Christie’s, 1st June, 1896, lot. 147;  
  • Reginald Humphris;
  • And by descent to 2015.

Private collection, UK