The Cotman Collection | 105

Cotmania. Vol. V. 1929-30

Archive: SDK Sydney Decimus Kitson Archive
Reference Number: SDK/1/2/1/5
Page: 73 verso

  • Description

    Comparative chronology of Girtin and Cotman

    Girtin, 1800

    Date: 1929-30

  • Transcription

    T. Girtin 1800.
    Bristol Hot Well. exh[ibite]d 1800. Bristol.
    July 1st. Chepstow Castle (pl. 7. Davies) - but too early? Chepstow[e crossed out].
    July 4. Chepstow Castle w[ater]c[olour] ( V & A Mus[eum]) ? by J. S. C. Goodrich-Monmouth
    [Kilgerran crossed out]
    July 18. Early drawing of Kilgerran Castle (Davies pl. 3) from sketch by Moore. Kilgerran
    Devil's Bridge 11¾ miles E.S.E. of Parson's Bridge
    'Cayne Waterfall' (B[ritish] M[useum]) affluent of Mawddach. 4 m. north of Dolgelly - 2 miles N of the Devil's Bridge.
    July 28. (Photo) w[ater]c[olour] [in Brit[ish] Mus[eum] - very like Tan-y-Bwlch. - crossed out in pencil and 'no' added] (L.B.7)
    Aug. 5. Beddgelert - w[ater]c[olour] (Davies, p. 64.) Beddgelert.
    Carnarvon Castle - w[ater]c[olour] (Davies, p. 61). Carnarvon.
    House at Carnarvon, pencil (Turner Bequest.) "
    Pont-y-Pair (at B[ettws]-y-C[oed] (Turner Bequest) B[ettws]-y-C[oed].

Comparative chronology of Girtin and Cotman