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Cotman King’s Lynn South Gate ss

John Sell Cotman (1782-1842)
The South Gate, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, from the west, 1818
On the verso, a slight indication of pictures in frames?
Pencil and sepia wash on heavyweight, stiff, textured, warm cream, wove paper, 208 x 175 mm, 8 3/16 x 6 15/16 ins
Inscribed in pencil, lower right, by the artist, ‘J S Cotman 1818’ and on verso in pencil, ‘South Gate Lynn/ Norfolk’

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Published on January 4, 2020 at 1249 × 1500 in A Twopeny Portfolio: #1 Cotman, King’s Lynn