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John Robert Cozens
1752–1797

The Approach to Martigny, Rhone Valley, Valais

Full screen

Medium
Watercolour over pencil
Size
19 ⅜ × 26 ¾ inches · 493 × 680 mm
Notes
Signed on the original mount: Jn Cozens
Collections
  • Sir Frederick Eden;
  • By descent to Mrs Deverell;
  • Sir William Eden;
  • Norman D. Newall, 1979;
  • Private collection, 1985;
  • Miss D. Scharf.
Exhibitions
  • Manchester, Whitworth Art Gallery, Watercolour Drawings by J. R. Cozens and J. S. Cotman, 1937, no. 86;
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Laing Art Gallery, Coronation Exhibition, 1953, no. 28.
Literature
  • C. F. Bell and T. Girtin, ‘The Drawings and Sketches of John Robert Cozens’, Walpole Society, Vol. XXIII, 1935, no. 12ii;
  • C. F. Bell, ‘Additions and corrections to the catalogue of sketches and drawings’, Walpole Society, 1947, p. 5.
  • A. Wilton, The Art of Alexander and John Robert Cozens, exh. cat. New Haven (Yale Center for British Art), p.50.

Private collection, USA