An image of Derwent Water, Lake District

John Glover

(England, Australia 18 Feb 1767 – 09 Dec 1849)

Derwent Water, Lake District

Other titles:
Derwent Water
Location
Not on display
Further information

This drawing is almost identical to another, 'Derwent Water', 1831, in a Glover sketchbook in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Derwent Water is a lake near Keswick in England's Lake District.

excerpt from Hendrik Kolenberg, Anne Ryan and Patricia James, '19th century Australian watercolours, drawings & pastels in the Gallery's collection', Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2005

Year
(circa 1831)
Media
Drawing
Medium
pen and grey-brown ink, wash on sheet from sketchbook
Dimensions
12.8 x 18.2 cm sheet
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1986
Accession number
297.1986