Banks of the Tiber, Rome

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Banks of the Tiber, Rome
Banks of the Tiber, Rome
Banks of the Tiber, Rome
Leeds Museums and Galleries (Leeds Art Gallery) U.K. / The Bridgeman Art Library
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Richard Wilson (1713/14-1782)
Banks of the Tiber, Rome
c.1752-56 (undated)
Black chalk heightened with white on brown paper
Metric: 267 x 203 mm
Imperial: 10 1/2 x 8 in.
Wilson Online Reference
Ford collection; Lupton Bequest 1952
Leeds Art Calendar, Autumn 1956
Link to WG Constable Archive Record
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Descendants of a distinguished Leeds family, Agnes and Norman Darnton Lupton, brother and sister, left a substantial bequest of British drawings and watercolours to the Leeds Art Gallery in 1952. Norman had attended both Marlborough College and Trinity College, Cambridge and was a mechanical engineer and a successful artist.The siblings' donation to the gallery included works by Wilson, John Sell Cotman, Thomas Girtin, and J. M. W. Turner.