Cotman in the North: Watercolours of Durham and Yorkshire

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John Sell Cotman's Yorkshire subjects are widely considered to be among the finest watercolors ever painted. In this gorgeously illustrated book David Hill presents the first detailed account of Cotman's tours of the north of England. Cotman was twenty-one on his first visit in 1803. The Cholmeley family of Brandsby Hall near York promptly engaged him as drawing master, and he was introduced to a wide circle of Yorkshire patrons. He returned in 1804 and 1805, and in a series of works including the famous "Greta Bridge," " ...

Cotman in the North: Watercolours of Durham and Yorkshire 2005, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300107043

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