|Artist:||John Sell Cotman, British, 1782 - 1842|
|Subject/Sitter:||Anne Cotman, British, 1812 - 1862|
|Title:||The Gleaner; ?Ann Cotman, the daughter of John Sell Cotman, aged about twelve.|
|Medium:||Graphite on wove paper|
|Support:||Medium weight, buff, wove paper|
Support: 267 mm x 179 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Sydney Decimus Kitson, 'The Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings by J.S.Cotman', 1924-1937, unpublished typescript at Leeds Art Gallery, c.1937, cat.221;
'10 3/5 x 7. The Gleaner.
Signed 'J.S.Cotman', bottom r. Drawing copy number (?) 1881, erased, bottom l.
A large watercolour (c.22 x 17) of the same subject with carts and groups of harvesters in middle distance, and distant landscape was at Lenygon's Feb: 27, now belongs to the Misses Bulwer in Sussex.
Bought from Parsons. Oct: 1927'.