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A Twopeny Portfolio: #8 From the Drawing Room at Woodstock

This is the eighth work of twenty-five bought in a lot of Sundry Drawings and Watercolours, offered at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot 46 … Continue reading

January 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

A Twopeny Portfolio: #7 Forestead and Island, Little Casterton

This is the seventh work of twenty-five bought in a lot of Sundry Drawings and Watercolours, offered at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot 46 … Continue reading

January 20, 2020 · 1 Comment

A Twopeny Portfolio: #6 Broughton Castle, Oxfordshire, c.1827?

This is the sixth of twenty-five drawings bought at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot 46 as Various Artists (British 19th Century) Sundry drawings and … Continue reading

January 12, 2020 · 4 Comments

A Twopeny Portfolio: #5 The Old Bridge, Oxford

This is the fifth work of twenty-five bought in a lot of Sundry Drawings and Watercolours, offered at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot 46 … Continue reading

January 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

A Twopeny Portfolio: #4 David Twopeny, Newarke Gate, Leicester

This is the fourth work of twenty-five bought in a lot of Sundry Drawings and Watercolours, offered at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot 46 … Continue reading

January 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

A Twopeny Portfolio: #3 David Twopeny and Northborough Manor

This is the third work of twenty-five bought in a lot of Sundry Drawings and Watercolours, offered at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot 46 … Continue reading

January 8, 2020 · 3 Comments

A Twopeny Portfolio: #2 after Cotman, Walsoken Chancel

This is the second work of twenty-five bought in a lot of Sundry Drawings and Watercolours, offered at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot 46 … Continue reading

January 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

A Twopeny Portfolio: #1 Cotman, King’s Lynn

This article describes the first work of twenty-five bought in a lot of Sundry Drawings and Watercolours, offered at Anderson & Garland Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 March 2-17, lot … Continue reading

January 4, 2020 · Leave a comment

A Twopeny Portfolio: Introduction

A very happy new year 2020 to all my Sublimesites.co friends and readers. I have brightened a few of the greyer days of the past month reviewing the contents of … Continue reading

January 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

Update: Another Constable ‘Summerland’ proof!

I admitted in my original article on David Lucas’s progress proofs for Constable’s ‘A Summerland’ that my attempt to record all of the impressions for this composition was doomed to … Continue reading

October 6, 2019 · Leave a comment