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Tower and Ruin near a Bridge
The Trustees of the British Museum
Richard Wilson (1713/14-1782)
Tower and Ruin near a Bridge
c.1752-54 (undated)
Black chalk on blue-green paper
153 x 200 mm
6 x 7 7/8 in.
1881,0212.49
D103
On a high bank on the right, a tower rises from a ruined building. At some distance on the left is a bridge over the river which flows into the foreground. There are two men fishing on the bank on the left, with mountains beyond.
Donated by John Deffett Francis, 1881
Unsigned; no inscription
Verso invisible - laid down
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Binyon 20(b)
Some foxing. Mounted in same mount as D102 Bridge over a River, The British Museum (1881,0212.48).