The Parish Chest in Blickling Church, Norfolk. Called 'An old chest'
|Artist:||John Sell Cotman, British, 1782 - 1842|
|Title:||The Parish Chest in Blickling Church, Norfolk. Called 'An old chest'|
|Medium:||Black and white conte crayon on brown wove paper|
|Support:||Buff brown paper|
Support: 250 mm x 267 mm
|Credit Line:||Bequeathed by Sydney Decimus Kitson, 1949|
Sydney Decimus Kitson, 'The Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings by J.S.Cotman', 1924-1937, unpublished typescript [Leeds Art Gallery, The Kitson Archive, 1924 - 1937] cat.679;
'10 x 10 1/2. Charcoal drawing on buff paper, heightened with white, of an old chest.
Inscribed 'Front of chest to be as long from A to B. Blickling, Novr 10. 1841'.
Bought from Coop (per Norwich Museum) Sep.1930. he had it from F G Cotman';